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Summer 2020 Work and Grow

Now enrolling for special summer programs designed for people living with disabilities to make a safer, healthy return to community and employment settings.

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To change the way the world defines and views disabilities by making positive, profound differences in people's lives every day. For more than 100 years, Easterseals has been the indispensable resource for people and families challenged by disability.

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Easterseals Serving Greater Cincinnati

2901 Gilbert Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45206

Phone: 513-281-2316

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Easterseals helps local veteran reach out-of-state specialist for life-saving operation

When the VA couldn't assist the family through their regular travel resources, they turned to Easterseals for a solution.

Dave Lapham and Dan Hoard
The online event presented by Western & Southern Financial Group raised more than $32,000 for Easterseals Military & Veteran Services while giving the audience a chance to talk Cincinnati Bengals football with Dan and Dave.
Kroger 5K Runner
Since its beginning, the Kroger Honoring Our Heroes 5K has raised over $140,000 for veterans' organizations.
Christy Pretzinger
“Easterseals is incredibly diverse in the different ways they help people. I want to be a part of that.”
Building Value deconstruction team
We are offering GREAT prices for projects that surround preparing spaces for renovation, tear outs and tear downs, as well as collecting reusable home materials that we later resell in our store.
InsideOut artist
“I literally jumped for joy. I was so glad that I was going to be able to come back and have my creative juices flow. See my friends,” said artist Morgan Gattermeyer.

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Stories from the ADA Generation: Celebrating 30 Years

July 13, 2020

Moderating the Easterseals National blog has taught me that the most powerful way to communicate abo…

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Add Your Story to an Anthology about COVID-19: Deadline Approaching!

July 1, 2020

You can be a part of a project that aims to give back to organizations that are instrumental in adva…

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Service Dogs in the Pandemic, Part Two: Fear Not, Dogs Do Not Spread COVID19

June 26, 2020

I live in Chicago, one of the cities where businesses and other public places are starting to re-ope…

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Celebrated Disability Rights Activists Discuss ‘What’s Next in Disability Activism?’ Inspired by Judy Heumann’s Memoir, “Being Heumann.”

June 24, 2020

Easterseals hosted its first Disability Revolution Book Club, a virtual discussion with a powerhouse…

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“When. Will. This. End?” – The Impact of COVID-19 on Parenting

June 18, 2020

Three months ago, we were all thrust into an unprecedented situation. Some of us had to close busine…

Stories of Hope

Nathan Tshiboyi
Nathan experienced transformational growth on his journey to employment

Born in Europe, Nathan wasn't developing at the same pace as his peers. His family found answers when they moved to America and were amazed at the changes they experienced through Easterseals.

Morgan Gattermeyer
Morgan Gattermeyer: Finding her voice in the arts

Morgan's work at InsideOut Studio in Hamilton has developed her skills as an artist, public speaker, and advocate.

Adam Davis
Veteran finds success, new home, through Easterseals

Adam Davis was presented with his own tiny home at the 2019 Honoring Our Heroes 5K

Jasmine Jackson completed Easterseals YouthBuild and Building Value, leading to a successful career in the construction industry.
Jasmine turned an uncertain future into a successful career in construction

Easterseals YouthBuild and Building Value opened up opportunities that led Jasmine to starting her own business and serving as a role model to others.

Elijah Allen
It’s Electric! How Building Value super-charged this West Sider’s career potential

Easterseals and Building Value helped Elijah go from temp jobs to high scores in an electrical apprenticeship.

Yalonda Render
Yalonda launched a new career in healthcare through Easterseals Prosperity for All

Yalonda found herself starting from scratch after leaving an abusive relationship. Her Breakthrough Moment came when she found Easterseals Prosperity For All - and a new career as a phlebotomist.

Juan Pacheco
Juan turned a time of uncertainty into a journey of opportunity

The death of his employer left Juan without a job and without a home. It was tough for this Marine veteran to ask for help, but the call to Easterseals Military & Veteran Services created a ripple effect of positive changes.

Our Social Enterprises

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The Region's Most Unique Sustainability Resource

Cincinnati's homes are a treasure trove of historic architecture and reusable materials. When they face demolition, Building Value can remove and salvage these elements so they don't end up in a landfill. We've become a go-to destination for remodeling pros, interior designers, makers, and artists looking for interesting and hard-to-find items. Retail sales support on-the-job training for lower-income Cincinnatians looking for in-demand careers in the construction industry. Visit our retail store at 4040 Spring Grove Avenue in Cincinnati's historic Northside neighborhood.

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Fresh Art Made in Downtown Hamilton

Looking for a unique gift or addition to your home decor? The talented artists of InsideOut Studio work in a range of media including glass, clay, paint, mosaics, and other mixed media. Our developmentally and intellectually diverse artists receive a 50% commission from the sale of their art. Visit our retail store at 140 High Street in Downtown Hamilton.

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Packaging and Fulfillment

Packaging & Fulfillment Solutions

We work with a variety of national and international clients to provide packing, kitting, assembly, fulfillment, and logistics support. We pride ourselves on offering high-quality, efficient business solutions. Our Packaging & Fulfillment Center provides integrated employment for adults with disabilities, veterans, and people facing economic disadvantages.

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