Easter Seals programs provide a wide variety of interventions that help individuals of all abilities, including those with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other intellectual disabilities.
Our staff’s knowledge, medical expertise and experience in child development is one reason why Easter Seals is the largest provider of children’s therapy services in Delaware and on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Their excellence is based on extensive education in their individual disciplines and years of clinical experience.
Easter Seals has the experience and expertise to guide you and your child through every step from infancy to adolescence. Learn about the early childhood services Easter Seals provides including early intervention, social integration and play-based programs.
Easter Seals offers a variety of day program services for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism. Click here for more information.
Camp Fairlee is proud to offer special camp sessions for children and teens with autism, with one-to-one counselor/camper ratios. Learn more about services for individuals with autism at Camp Fairlee here.
Jon began receiving services through Easter Seals at the age of 18 months. Now a young adult, Jon and his family thank Easter Seals for helping to make their hopes a reality. The diagnosis of autism has been estimated to occur in as many as 1 in 88 individuals, is four times more prevalent in males than females, and has been growing at an estimated rate of 100-200 percent every five years.
Read Jon's story. (.pdf)