Child & Family Support
Easterseals VT empowers and assists parents and children to improve their lives.At the heart of all we do is our belief that families can, with sufficient assistance, address their problems and be safe and healthy within their communities.
Easterseals VT has earned a reputation for being the lead agency in the state in promoting family-centered practices for social services.
Services available to families include:
- Family Time Coaching: Helps social services give parents the opportunity to make positive decisions and to achieve their goals through plans that they themselves develop. Our workers throughout the state are assisting, on average, more than 300 families each day.
- Family Support
- Family Safety Planning
- Family Group Conferences
- Transportation Service: Through the Middlebury, Burlington, & Barre offices, Easter Seals provides transportation for families to help them navigate the many appointments and commitments they have on their road to reunification. Our drivers are dedicated members of our team and assist families in the services they need.
- Safe Babies Court
- Family Treatment Court: Easter Seals VT Treatment Court is located in St. Johnsbury. This collaboration with the Caledonia Family Court, the Vermont Department for Children and Families, Northeast Kingdom Human Services, and a range of other providers work with families that have experienced problems due to substance abuse or mental health concerns. Participation is voluntary at Treatment Court, which offers close monitoring and support for participants. Easter Seals VT performs substance abuse testing, and coordinates all communication with the court.
- Case Reviews
For more information please call 802.223.4744 or contact us