Easterseals Louisiana's Support Coordination assists children with disabilities and their families in finding and securing needed services and direct assistance such as Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security Disability. With offices located throughout the state, Easterseals Louisiana has become a community leader in helping families in need of assistance access and secure the services appropriate for a person's specific needs. Easterseals' Support Coordinators not only help people with disabilities locate services and assistance, but will play an active role in the coordination of services to ensure that each individual's needs are being met. Click here for more information.
EarlySteps services include screening and assessment and coordination of early intervention for children ages newborn to 3 with developmental disabilities. Easterseals created the Make the First Five Count program to raise awareness for kids at risk for developmental delays, autism and other disabilites. On MaketheFirstFive Count.org, you can find resources like the Ages and Stages Questionnaires®, a free, online screening tool for parents to track their child's developmental milestones.
SPOE services provided include: Audiology, Speech-Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Special Instruction , Assistive Technology, Service Coordination, Medical Evaluation, Nursing Services, Vision Services, Social Work Services, Psychological Services, Family Training, Nutririon Services, Transportation. Click here for more information.
Easterseals Louisiana is proudly partnering with Camp ASCCA in Alabama and Camp ABLE in Louisiana to send as many kids with special needs to camp as possible this summer. From campfire sing-a-longs and late night ghost stories, to boating, nature walks, swimming, and arts and crafts, Easterseals camps provide the same excitement and activity available at other summer camp programs. The difference? Easterseals campers experience the joys and challenges of camp in a fully-accessible setting. Click here for more information.