Easterseals Capital Region & Eastern CT believes everyone who wants to work should have the opportunity to do so in a meaningful way. Our award-winning career development services team helps individuals build their skills, continue their education, find meaningful employment, and provides support throughout the employment process to both employees and employers.
Easterseals partners with the State of Connecticut Department of Aging and Disability Services to offer a variety of Pre-placement, Placement, and Post-placement services to assist individuals with disabilities achieve their career goals. Additionally, we offer Supported Education and Young Adult Services programming.
Meet Dan Bracken, Career Development Services Manager! Click here to hear what he has to say about the program. For more information or to get started with services, please contact Dan at 860-270-0600 x212 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Evan Monahan was referred to our Career Development Services from the Bureau of Rehabilitation Services. Evan experiences the limitations of Cerebral Palsy but has a deep desire to work. Upon completing pre-employment soft-skills training, Evan was then referred for a trial work experience at Touch of Class Auto Detailing in Enfield, CT. Jose Rosado, owner, was welcoming and supportive - a true example of a business owner dedicated to inclusivity in the workplace. Evan did excellent and would like to pursue part-time work at a business that has to do with cars.