Easter Seals is pleased to celebrate a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting event for our new DeLand Center housing Pediatric Therapy and Early Steps programs. The new center is located at 156 McGregor Rd, DeLand. Call (386) 873-3658 to learn more, tour or enroll.
Easter Seals held its 2014 Annual Meeting last week. Officers and directors were installed among other highlights including Corporate Partner and Volunteer of the Year, 2015 Ambassador, the Lily Award, Excellence in Clinical Practice and Special Recognition to David Hood.
Dorothy was the key staffer in launching the Autism Center of Excellence, an innovative program for early diagnosis, interventions and case management of children referred by their physician for evaluation of autism spectrum disorder. Congratulations, Dorothy!
Easter Seals Volunteer of the Year was presented to Linda DeSola by VP Programs April Leopold for her 20 years over 5,000 hours of weekly visits to the Easter Seals Child Development Center to teach the children sign language through play and song.
Easter Seals presented longtime board member and former Treasurer, Ed Paterniti, with its highest honor, the Easter Seals Lily Award, at its Annual Meeting. The award was presented by Sheryl Cook, Easter Seals board member and 2006 Lily Award recipient.