The issues facing people with disabilities, families, and communities nationwide aren’t getting any simpler. As we head into 2023, people are still facing lack of access to health care, underrepresentation in key parts of society, unemployment, and discrimination, all while navigating the lingering impact of COVID-19. Will you consider making a year-end gift to Easterseals to support this work?Make a Donation
Easterseals employs an inclusive cast and crew led by people with disabilities for a ground-breaking national awareness campaign. The PSA series highlights how Easterseals is expanding local access to healthcare, education, and employment for people with disabilities, families, and communities across the country. Watch the full series here.
November 21, 2022
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November 8, 2022
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November 8, 2022
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October 17, 2022
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October 4, 2022
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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.
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.
Easterseals and Bellwether's joint report aims to help educators and parents understand and address disparities in education for Black children with disabilities. The report pulls insight from students and families to expose the inequities facing students of color with disabilities.Read More
Kendra E. Davenport, President and CEO of Easterseals, joins Comcast Newsmakers host Tetiana Anderson to discuss our historic efforts and new initiatives to connect veterans and military families with the appropriate services and support they need.Read More
UNDERSTANDING DISABILITY is an exploration of disability in a series of children's books authored by writers with disabilities, a conversational tool that can be utilized by parents and teachers. Get your copies today!Read More