Easterseals Louisiana is a non-profit organization whose mission is to assist children and adults with physical and intellectual disabilities achieve independence. Easterseals provides exceptional services, education, outreach, and advocacy so that people living with disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities.
Easterseals Louisiana has been helping individuals with disabilities and special needs, and their families, live better lives since 1951. From support coordination to transitional housing and social skills training for people with autism, Easterseals offers a variety of services to help people with disabilities address life's challenges and achieve personal goals.
We can't do it alone! Check out our list of annual and special events and help Easterseals Louisiana grow and expand our services througout the state. From fundraisers to community outreach events, we have numerous ways for you to get involved and support your local Easterseals.
In Disability Unsealed we hope to learn from one another by sharing stories. These will be the stories of Easterseals Louisiana team members and their jobs, ESL participants and other people in the disability community. We truly believe that storytelling is such an integral part of us learning and understanding life from other perspectives so we are very excited about this new project and we hope you are too!
June 17, 2021
Happy Father’s Day to all the fathers out there! We’d especially like to wish a Happy Father’s Day t…
June 16, 2021
Dominick Evans, also known as Dom, is an incredible father – but as a disabled person who pare…
May 27, 2021
During presentations I give about disability awareness, one thing I like to get across to the school…
May 21, 2021
Alicia’s back from her trip to reunite with her boyfriend in Houston — here she is with …
May 17, 2021
At Easterseals, we believe in the power of the disability community, the unlimited potential of some…
Marti Clark has a history of exceeding people’s expectations. As a former Easterseals child representative, Marti grew up to accomplish her goals with her therapists and teachers over the years helping through transitional times in Marti’s life.
There’s no better feeling than checking in with an old friend and learning that their spirits are as high as ever!
Born with Spina Bifida and clubfoot, Auburn Smith became a nationally-ranked tennis player and aspiring musician.
Landon Allen: Making Progress with our EarlySteps Program
Spotlight story about Kim Mitchell
Kathleen Jackson, a NOW participant and client of Easterseals Louisiana since 2011 shared her story and wrote this sweet thank you to her Support Coordinator, Diana Farrell, out of our Covington office.
Born with autism, Connor is bright, funny, warm, loving and energetic.
Easterseals Louisiana's EarlySteps services include screening, assessment and coordination of early intervention for children with developmental disabilities. Click here to learn more about how ESL can help your family!Read More
It's never too early to start thinking about registering for our accessible, barrier-free camps. Learn more about all the fun camp has to offer!Read More
Easterseals Louisiana Transitional Housing provides a safe and comfortable environment for our clients in need to transition into an independent living situation. Learn more about ESL's Transitional Housing!Read More