National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Work is more than just a paycheck

Employment is transformative. Whether you're an employer, a parent or an individual wanting to dream bigger, learn more about Easterseals Disability Employment Services this month.

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Our Mission

We change the way the world views and defines disability by making profound and positive differences in people's lives every day.

In Greater Cincinnati, we do this with a focus on building a more diverse and inclusive workforce and community. 

We break down barriers for people with disabilities, veterans, and people with economic disadvantages.

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Easterseals thanks the Wyoming Ohio Cycle Foundation for being the 2021 Honorary Ride Directors of Easterseals inaugural Honor Ride. The foundation has generously accepted the offer to be the Honorary Ride Directors of Easterseals Honor Ride 2022.
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For Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week, as every week, Easterseals serving Greater Cincinnati celebrates and recognizes all the hard work of its staff. DSPs are professionals who work directly with individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities to support
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Easterseals CEO Pam Green was interviewed this week on the podcast "Everyday Badass" with Megan Lawhon. Green spoke about her childhood and how her experiences shaped her passion for women's studies, social and economic equality and how this led her to Easterseals.
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Several of the participants of Honor Ride 2021 were featured in weekly newsletters leading up to Honor Ride, highlighting what Honor Ride means to them and who they were riding for. We thank all of these veterans for their service.
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This new partnership with CARS offers donors an easy way to repurpose any unwanted vehicles. Donating a vehicle is easy, tax-deductible, and avoids the hassles of selling or the costs of repairing altogethe

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My Role Model for Disability Employment Awareness Month

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October 7, 2021

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Mature Workers: Hire for the Attitude, Train for the Skill

September 29, 2021

 An interview with Crystal Odom-McKinney, National Director of Senior Community Service Employment P…

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Listen Today: How an Advocate Saw Her Future as a Young Person with a Disability

September 22, 2021

My 15-year-old author friend Anja Herrman, a.k.a. DJ Mermaid, is going to be on WBEZ, Chicago Public…

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The Makings of an Accessible Vacation Resort Experience

September 7, 2021

My family makes it a priority to take a vacation together every year. Some vacations are smaller (Wi…

Stories of Hope

Brooklynn and her daughter Jolynn
Brooklynn found a special motivation to turn her life around

Easterseals and community partners helped Brooklynn complete high school and launch a career so she could focus on recovery and her family.

Mario Thomas
Mario made steady progress toward community employment at Easterseals

Mario was determined to join the workforce. He made his dreams come true, one breakthrough moment at a time.

Adam Davis
Adam found success, new home, through Easterseals Military & Veteran Services

Army veteran presented with his own tiny home at the 2019 Kroger Honoring Our Heroes 5K

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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Packaging and Fulfillment

Production & 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 Production & Fulfillment Center provides integrated employment for adults with disabilities, veterans, and people facing economic disadvantages.

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