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Easterseals Joliet Region provides exceptional services, education, outreach, and advocacy so that veterans, people living with autism and other disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities. 

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Easterseals Joliet Region

212 Barney Drive
Joliet, IL 60435

Phone: 815-725-2194

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Easterseals Joliet Region

37th Annual Golf Outing “Kids Klassic” - August 5, 2020

Our annual golf outing will be at Old Oak Country Club in Homer Glen. The day will include a shotgun/scramble, drinks and lunch on the course, and much more. REGISTER TODAY!
We also have a number of great sponsorship opportunities this year. Your sponsorship will help make a difference in lives of adults and children with disabilities.

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The lessons are provided by Wedgewood staff, and adapted with OT & Speech services. The kids will have fun practicing their golf swing with water balloons, using SNAG equipment, and playing for prizes!
Meets the first Wednesday of the month at 6:00 pm via Zoom. Please email
Laura at lgardner@joliet.easterseals.com for an invitation to join the group.
Parenting is HARD. Especially right now. Our home visitors offer support for all parents with kiddos aged 0-3 (prenatal too!) Interested in enrolling? We are still taking new families! Visit ParentAsExpert.com to enroll online.
Easterseals specialized foster care program focuses on children with disabilities and teenagers. We also have traditional children (children without disabilities) within our foster care program. We offer a full range of services and referrals to fit each child's individual needs.
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Spotlight On Our Programs

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Easterseals Joliet Region Early Childhood Program

Child Care is available for children ages six weeks to six years in our program. Inclusive childcare is provided in three learning environments at Easterseals main center located at 212 Barney Drive in Joliet, Illinois.

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autism

Autism and Medical Diagnostic Clinic

The Regional Medical & Autism Diagnostic Clinic provides a series of thorough evaluations that have been carefully chosen to provide a comprehensive picture of each individual child. The diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) is a complex process and Easterseals uses the gold standard method of diagnosis recognized by the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Every evaluation is completed by a licensed professional specially trained in the diagnosis and treatment of ASDs.

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Caregiver Support Group

We offer a weekly family caregiver support group that provides an atmosphere of understanding and support for family caregivers to explore common difficulties and experiences that come with being the primary caregiver. Tuesdays at 11am at 212 Barney Drive, Joliet.

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