With an individualized approach to all services, we focus on the power of unlocking every person's full potential.
Easterseals Massachusetts serves all regions of Massachusetts creating a thriving network for the Disability and Veteran communities. Our therapists and specialists are experts in their field providing the most exceptional services in a wide range of settings.
Easterseals College Navigator is expanding! Services are now available for MassBay Community College students in addition to all other eligible students (DDS client, or student with any disability). The program assists students to identify barriers, to advocate for their needs, and to access college services and resources to successfully reach graduation. Services can be delivered in person, virtually, or a mix of both to meet the student’s needs. Learn more about how the program can benefit you today!
October 19, 2021
October is National Disability Employment Awareness month, and it’s World Series month, too. What be…
October 7, 2021
I have Muscular Dystrophy which requires full care for all activities of daily living. Through home …
September 29, 2021
An interview with Crystal Odom-McKinney, National Director of Senior Community Service Employment P…
September 22, 2021
My 15-year-old author friend Anja Herrman, a.k.a. DJ Mermaid, is going to be on WBEZ, Chicago Public…
September 7, 2021
My family makes it a priority to take a vacation together every year. Some vacations are smaller (Wi…
Through her work with Thrive, the ESMA mentoring program, Sandy has empowered young women with disabilities locally & worldwide to broaden their horizons and lead more independent lives. Read more about Sandy's success in being a mentor at ESMA!
Meet Naomi! She’s a 16-year-old superstar in our Accessible Martial Arts (AMA) program. With limited options for accessible recreation and limited time in Naomi’s busy schedule, ESMA’s online martial arts classes were a great solution to keep her consistently active without creating timing conflicts!
Joey DiRocco, 9, is a student in the Groton Dunstable School Disctrict. He was born with various conditions which make it difficult for him to see without his glasses. Having this visual impairment made it difficult for him to keep up with other students in class. Eventually, Joey’s teacher connected him to an Assistive Technology Specialist at ESMA, who worked with him to find solutions to improve his ability to participate in class. Learn more about how AT increased his independence in learning.
Zeke Kittinger is now a fifth grader at South Elementary School in Hingham, MA, but he was a preschooler when he first started working with Easterseals Massachusetts. Zeke is on the Autism Spectrum and is a smart, funny, book-loving student who loves his family and his dog. He also happens to be someone who uses Augmentative Communication (AAC).
Increase your independence at home, on the job, or in school by making informed decisions about the assistive technology that's right for you. This is a FREE resource to easily borrow and/or learn. Solutions can range from non-electronic communication displays to communication devices controlled by eye movements.Read More
Join us every Thursday at 6 PM for Accessible Martial Arts online via zoom. Martial arts instructors teach adaptive stretching & self-defense techniques that embrace all abilities!Read More
The Youth Mentoring programs at Easterseals MA provide a platform for shared experience and the power of those experiences to create confident, compassionate World Changers of the future. Learn more & sign up today!Read More