Easterseals has long been recognized as the leading child development experts. During this unprecedented time, we remain focused on providing resources to ensure that every child can reach their full potential.See the resources
Easterseals Central Illinois provides exceptional services to ensure that children with developmental delays, disabilities and other special needs can reach their full potential.
Our therapists are working hard to create ways for our families and parents across Central Illinois make the most of their time at home during this unprecedented time. We have a variety of in-home acitvities and strategies to help children keep reaching new milestones.
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March 27, 2020
One word to describe her: happy. Larkin loves everyone. She is genuinely interested in people (espe…
March 25, 2020
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March 24, 2020
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March 19, 2020
On March 16th Easterseals Central announced that all therapy appointments would be canceled through …
March 17, 2020
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Odie's parents feel that he has been empowered a lot through his therapy, by being more in control of himself and his emotions and frustrations. A lot of that is because of his increased ability to communicate verbally, with signs, and with his iPad communication app.
Meet Sam Miller For Sam, inclusion means being acknowledged and utilized, as well as respected for the contribution you make.
One word to describe her: Joyous Blessing and her family have been so willing to share every step of her physical therapy journey with us, and watching her progress will bring a smile to anyone's face.
For her family, inclusion is seeing others view Larkin in the way that they do. When individuals and teams hold the capacity for greater understanding of diverse minds and abilities, everyone will be empowered to create significant change. When individuals are empowered to nurture their gifts and create significant change, nothing is impossible. Larkin is unstoppable, and will blaze on in her path to changing the world.
“Janie has hit so many milestones since we have been an been at Easterseals, it’s so hard to just define one. I will say that we have been well taken care of at Easterseals and Charlie Jane is excelling with the program at the Easterseals Learning Academy. We are so blessed!”
Bryce was the first child through the Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinic at Easterseals in January of 2003. He loves to keep busy through helping around the house and in the community, and to be creative through art projects, singing, dancing, and acting in the Penguin Project, which produces musicals every year staring individuals with disabilities and their peer mentor
All the information you need on our COVID-19 response in one easy to access place.Read More
All therapy appointments will be canceled through March 31st 2020. Easterseals Central Illinois announced actions designed to support mitigation strategies and to help slow the transmission of the virus in our communities. We are taking a phased approach to planning our course of action, naming this Phase I but keeping in mind that this is a fluid situation and we will continue to respond accordingly day to day.Read More
Summer is just around the corner! This a great time of year for your child to work on their gross motor development or continue progress made in their school-based physical therapy. Both our Peoria and Bloomington locations have immediate availability for summer-based physical therapy evaluations, including spring break! Scheduling an evaluation now will ensure that your child is ready to start services as soon as school ends.Read More