Here’s to the brave disability activists who demanded more of our country, the trailblazers leading the way for the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). And now, 31 years later, it’s time to push forward true equity, inclusion and greater access. Join us!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.
July 26, 2021
Today marks the 31st anniversary of the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). As w…
July 26, 2021
Today is the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and this year I’m celebrating it wi…
June 28, 2021
If ever there was a time to learn about the importance of online accessibility, it was the past year…
June 17, 2021
Happy Father’s Day to all the fathers out there! We’d especially like to wish a Happy Father’s Day t…
June 16, 2021
Dominick Evans, also known as Dom, is an incredible father – but as a disabled person who pare…
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.
Before COVID-19, people with disabilities were already at a disadvantage. While it is no surprise, 2020 was a difficult year for virtually every American. But for the 61 million people living with disabilities in our country, there is no doubt that they have been hit disproportionately hard by the crisis.Read More
Last month, Easterseals, in collaboration with PRWeek, participated in an event about "The Marketing Power of Disability" alongside Academy Award-winning actress Marlee Matlin. Easterseals is proud to share a special eBook detailing those conversations, key findings, resources and perspectives from both Matlin and executives leading this broad-sweeping discussion and real action around disability inclusion.Read More
As we celebrate the 31st anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, we join our partners at Freddie Mac for an important discussion about how to bridge economic disparities and emerge from the pandemic stronger. Register today to discover resources and services available now to support people with disabilities and the greater community in overcoming common financial barriers on the road to independence.Read More