Easterseals Louisiana is a non-profit organization whose mission is to assist children and adults with physical and intellectual disabilities achieve independence. It is our vision to be recognized as an organization that transforms communities and engages all members through quality service, knowledge and compassion.
After being homeless for several years, ESL helped Mary to find her home!
Founded in 1951, Easterseals Louisiana has served thousands of individuals with disabilities. In 2013 alone, Easterseals Louisiana provided support to over 10,000 Louisianians. These services ranged from Support Coordination and Early Development Screenings to Transitional Housing and Clinical Services. Easterseals Louisiana strives to offer the best services and programs available to assist children and adults with disabilities and special needs achieve independence in their lives and their communities.
At the core of the Easterseals Louisiana organization is a common passion for caring, shared by its 170+ staff members, volunteers, donors, and by those who support its mission. This heart-felt commitment to helping people with disabilities and their families is what Easterseals is all about. View our Core Values here.