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Our Mission Statement

For over 70 years (100 years Nationally), award winning and CARF Accredited Easterseals Capital Region & Eastern Connecticut has been the indispensable resource for people and families challenged by a variety of disabilities and barriers. From its Accredited Medical and Vocational Rehabilitation Programs, and Veteran & Military Family Services to having one of the largest Neuropsychological practices in the state, Easterseals is making a profound and life-changing impact on the lives of many.

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Upcoming Event

Save the date! Our 33rd Annual United We Stand Crystal Ball will take place Saturday, March 21st 2020 from 6 pm to midnight at the Marriott Hartford Downtown. This event supports life-changing services for all stages of life with special emphasis on Veterans, Service Members & Military Family Programs. Please join us for a memorable evening of dinner, dancing, and live & silent auctions!

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Easterseals Capital Region & Eastern Connecticut

100 Deerfield Road
Windsor, CT 06095

Phone: 860-270-0600

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Easterseals Capital Region & Eastern Connecticut

Coats 4 Vets
On Dec 20th, a delivery of over 2,000 winter coats for Veterans in need arrived at Veterans Rally Point thanks to Ocean State Job Lot’s innovative ‘Buy, Give, Get’ program & MMSF. Together, we're making sure that veterans are staying warm this winter!
Frontier
Looking for reliable Internet at a low price? As our collaborative partner, Frontier Communications is extending a special offer to our Easterseals family. Sign up for a Vantage Internet package, starting at $24.99/month and get a $50 Visa Card!
HVRP
Our Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program will provide stable housing and rapid employment for veterans in transition, as well as access to ongoing free life-changing Veterans Rally Point support services. Click above to learn more!
Dementia
Early screening is by far the most effective way to help detect Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia. We have one of the largest neuropsychological practices in the state of CT, and provide seniors and their caregivers with the services they need to combat this disease.
Buy a Brick
100% of net proceeds from brick sales fund our Veteran & Military family programs. Once build out of Rally Point is complete, you have the option to have your brick displayed on an interior wall OR on a walkway on the grounds. Visit link above to purchase your brick!

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Stories From Our Clients

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Chris' Story

US Marine Corps Vet & single parent of a special needs child Chris had difficulty balancing work with raising his son. We provided employment coaching & furniture giving his son his first bed. Today, Chris receives the services he needs to live a meaningful life post deployment.

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Israel's Story

Israel was born with Spina Bifida and his challenges seemed insurmountable. Easterseals knew that employment opportunities would open doors, so Israel started working on our EnviroShred line and then progressed to janitorial work. Today, Israel is able to live a productive life.

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Delaina's Story

Delaina, a widowed Veteran mother of two, has taken her life in an upward direction with the help of Easterseals Veterans Rally Point. Arriving at our doors unemployed and facing eviction, this U.S Navy Veteran now finds herself with stable employment, more time with her family and the opportunity to volunteer in the community.

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LaDonna's Story

LaDonna was born with a congenital medical condition that has restricted her mobility and confined her to a wheelchair for much of her life. With the help of her therapists, intense PT, and a persistent will, LaDonna has started walking with assistive devices. Challenges remain but as she enters her Senior year of college next year, her dream is to walk across the auditorium stage and receive her diploma.

Featured Programs

Dementia Clinic

Dementia Clinic

Early screening is by far the most effective way to help detect Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia. We have one of the largest neuropsychological practices in the state of CT, and provide seniors and their caregivers with the services they need to combat this disease.

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Neuropsychological Evaluations

We have one of the largest neuropsychological practices in the state of Connecticut. We are here to provide the life-changing services that people affected by traumatic brain injuries and more need in order to recover and live a meaningful life.

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Supported Education and Employment

Our Social Enterprises, including EnviroShred and EnviroClean, directly employ individuals with disabilities to help fulfill their goals of independence, self-sufficiency and community integration.

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