Our Plan for Disability Equity calls on national leaders to join us in advancing access to employment, health care and education for the one in four people living with disability in America today.Learn More
For more than 100 years, Easterseals has served as an indispensable resource for individuals with disabilities, veterans, seniors and their families.
Together, our 68 affiliates in communities nationwide serve 1.5 million people through high-quality programs including autism services, early intervention, workforce development, adult day care and more.
October 15, 2020
With so many elementary school children learning at home these days, my Seeing Eye dog and I haven…
October 14, 2020
Some of you might remember a 3-part series I wrote in January about flying to Houston to visit a fri…
October 6, 2020
October is Disability Employment Awareness month, and last weekend’s feature on 60 Minutes about an …
September 29, 2020
Edited 10/5/2020: The Census was extended once again to October 31st. Edited 10/1/2020: The Census …
September 28, 2020
Here it is! Part Two of speech-language pathologist Marsha Boyer’s guest blog about teletherap…
Born with Spina Bifida and clubfoot, Auburn Smith became a nationally-ranked tennis player and aspiring musician.
Marti Clark has a history of exceeding people’s expectations. As a former Easterseals child representative, Marti grew up to accomplish her goals with her therapists and teachers over the years helping through transitional times in Marti’s life.
Cicero is “the life of the party” at Easterseals, where he attends an adult day program twice a week and enjoys socializing, dancing and therapeutic activities.
Born with autism, Connor is bright, funny, warm, loving and energetic.
After years of being misdiagnosed, Abby was diagnosed with autism. Since then, Abby has been making amazing social strides, even leading a campaign to stop bullying.
In a recent interview, Easterseals CEO Angela F. Williams shared ways companies can take meaningful action to make disability equity in the workplace a reality.Read More
Many individuals living with disability, caregivers, and parents have reached out to us about the specific challenges they are facing in ensuring a stable financial situation during these uncertain times. Easterseals and experts at Freddie Mac share more options to maintain financial wellness, establish good credit, and gain support in the event you’ve fallen behind on your rent or mortgage payments.Read More
Join Easterseals CEO and Air Force veteran Angela Williams as she and Army Ranger veteran John Mitchell discuss their service and the challenges many veterans face as they transition to civilian life and services that ensured that successful transition for John that can benefit others.Read More