Almost 100 years after the Civil Rights Movement, African Americans and other minorities - including people with disabilities – are still facing inequities in voting, education and healthcare. Today, we focus our attention on the words and example set by Dr. Martin Luther King. Easterseals CEO Angela F. Williams shares remarks about how we can come together in local communities, and ultimately as a country, to ensure equal opportunity for all.Read 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.
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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.
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.
Transformational gift will allow 22 Easterseals Affiliates and National Office to heighten services delivery and advocacy for the one in four Americans living with disability today as the organization enters its second century of service.Read More
Thanks to Mélange Accessibility for All Magazine for this fantastic interview with Easterseals CEO Angela F. Williams and spotlight on the work Easterseals is doing for communities across the nation.Read More
If you're looking to take charge of your finance and housing goals in 2021, take a look at these resources and webinars - for military families and families living with disability.Read More