When Miles Reidy first toured The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Inter-generational Center, he was immediately struck that the facility provided care for adults, seniors and children. “It’s such a smart idea,” Miles says. “It was clear that Easter Seals had figured out something.”
Easterseals received a grant of $18.6 million over 5 years plus $3.3 million for start-up to serve 218 children annually in a center-based program. Head Start programs promote school readiness of children ages birth to five from low-income families.
In support of National Suicide Awareness Prevention Month, the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Easterseals will be participating in two upcoming Out of the Darkness Community Walks on Saturday, September 29, and Saturday, October 20.
Recently, I was catching up with Dr. Marta Wilson, Immediate Past Chair of the Easterseals DC MD VA Board, and she asked what I had learned in the first three months of attending The George W. Bush Institute’s Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program.
Saturday, September 29, the Easterseals DC MD VA Respite Program will host a monthly respite event at the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Inter-Generational Center in Silver Spring. Captain Silly Bones will be sailing in on his pirate ship for a fun-filled day...