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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.

We proudly serve in Will, Grundy, Kankakee, Ford, and Iroquois Counties. 

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Easterseals Joliet Region

212 Barney Drive
Joliet, IL 60435
Phone: 815-725-2194

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Easterseals Joliet Region Summer Programs 2022

Did you know that we offer summer programs!? They run from June 13th- August 5th!
Be on the look out for all of the different programs we are offering!
For more information or to register, please call Alicia at 815-207-6071.
¿Sabías que ofrecemos programas de verano? ¡Vienen del 13 de junio al 5 de agosto!
¡Esté atento a todos los diferentes programas que ofrecemos!
Para obtener más información o registrarse, llame a Alicia al 815-207-6071.

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Child care is available for children ages 6 weeks to 6 years in our program. Inclusive child care is provided in three learning environments at Easterseals Regional Pediatric Center located at 212 Barney Drive in Joliet.
1st Friday of every month - 11:00 AM -12:00 PM via Zoom or Contact Alicia
Caregiver Support Group meets every Tuesday 11:00 AM-12:00PM
Traumatic Brain Injury Group st Wednesday every month 5-6pm.. Masks required
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.
Come out and support us during a friendly baseball game between our very own Joliet Police & Joliet Fire!
4:30-5:30PM
Friday July 22, 2022
1 Mayor Art Schultz Dr.
Joliet, IL 60432
Tickets $10 (CODE SEALS)
Joliet Slammer game to follow.
*Heroes and Villains night*

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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 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. The Caregiver support group will return to their Tuesday meetings from 10:30am-12:30pm.

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