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Stories of Hope

A One-of-A-Kind Opportunity

Kendrick Students at our Easterseals Academy in Machesney Park are provided with any amazing opportunity to train at Estwing Manufacturing.
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A Time For Giving Thanks

A Beautiful Gift 1 #GivingTuesday provided many opportunities for our amazing programs. Thank you to everyone who contributed!
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Abreu's Amigos

Abreu 2017 Chicago White Sox hitter Jose Abreu launched “Abreu’s Amigos”, a philanthropic program he started with Easterseals.
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Autism Resources

Autism Resources new Whether you’re are a parent, family member, caregiver or teacher of someone with autism, you'll find the latest information and tools here.
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Easterseals Academy Mosaic

Mosaic The students and staff at Easterseals Academy Tinley Park have been working hard on the school-wide "Four Elements" mosaic.
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Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts Easterseals Academy started a special-needs Girl Scout troop!
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Illinois Experiential Practicum for Autism

Web 1 Illinois Autism Partnership (IAP) builds the capacity of school districts statewide so they may provide effective programming for students with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
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Machesney Park Accessible Student Garden

Garden 2018 A Boy Scout from the Rockford area, working towards his Eagle Scout Badge, spearheaded the creation of an accessible vocational garden at Easterseals Academy in Machesney Park.
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Meet our President & CEO

Get to know Sara Ray Stoelinga, the President and CEO of Easterseals serving Chicagoland and Rockford. Find out how she is uniquely positioned to advance our mission.
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Our Programs

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A Beautiful Letter from Family

letter from family

Click here to read a beautiful letter written to Patti Mook, Family Support Specialist, at Easterseals Family Support Services in Rockford.

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