Easter Seals Massachusetts is a statewide, community-based organization that has been helping people with disabilities to live full and independent lives for more than 60 years.
Our services ensure that children and adults with disabilities have equal opportunities to live, learn, work and play.
Assistive technology helps people with disabilities expand their independence by providing high- and low-technology tools and expertise to access education, jobs and their community.
People with and without disabilities can see, learn about and borrow assistive technology devices to make more informed decisions regarding the technology that will meet their needs.
These program provides access to low-interest cash loans for the purchase of assistive devices and services to improve the quality of life for people with disabilities as well as assistance with obtaining AT devices that cost under $500.
Easter Seals collaborates with MHS to provide a summer recreation program, an after-school community day program and a Student Services Aide program.
Employment and Training Services assists people with and without disabilities to acquire the skills they need and then helps them to secure competitive employment.
Easter Seals actively encourages state legislators to create and maintain programs that help people with disabilities gain greater independence.
Easter Seals’ approach delivers dependable and cost-effective rehabilitation services, including evaluation and treatment with Speech, Physical and Occupational Therapy.
The Easter Seals Youth Leadership Network offers opportunities for youth with disabilities under the age of 26 to develop leadership, self-determination and independent living skills.
Skills-based transition planning and assessment to assist students with disabilities to reach their post-secondary goals. Consultation and training for educators help ensure that schools meet the requirements of transition planning.
For more information contact Easter Seals at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-244-2756