Equestrian Center

Adaptive Riding & Horsemanship

The Equestrian Center is now accepting spring registration for Adaptive Riding & Horsemanship lessons at The Bridge Center!

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Our mission is to provide services to ensure children and adults with disabilities have equal opportunities to live, learn, work, and play.

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.

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Assistive Technology Maker Lab

We are excited to announce the new AT Maker Lab, an innovative community space where Easterseals Massachusetts staff, clients, and Mass Academy of Math and Science students will collaborate and create new devices to help people with disabilities find assistive technology solutions that help with independent living. The goal is to meet unique AT needs by creating new technologies!

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Easterseals Massachusetts

18 Chestnut Street, Suite 200
Worcester, MA 01608
Phone: 800-244-2756 (508) 471-1400 (Assistive Technology)

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April Vacation at The Bridge Center | Registration is Open!

Join us April Vacation Week, Tuesday, April 18, through Friday, April 21, 2023, for afternoon fun at The Bridge Center! Seven to 14-year-olds can enjoy a variety of arts & crafts, baking, movement, and other fun activities. Participants may choose one or more days to attend. Sessions are created for all abilities!

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The fun starts for recreation at The Bridge Center in one month! Please support our growing recreation programs by crossing an item off our Amazon Wishlist. The items you donate help participants build important life skills. All items selected as gifts will ship directly to us.
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We are honored that R.H. White Companies, Inc. employees chose Easterseals Massachusetts as a nonprofit of choice for their 100th Anniversary fundraising events! Check out pictures from their recent Gala Auction.

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Move With Me is at The Bridge Center on May 20, 2023. Learn how you can get moving for our mission and start your fundraiser for underfunded disability programs and celebrate with food, music, and activities.
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We're Hiring! Our dedicated team is expanding in various departments. Open positions include Barn Assistants, College Navigators, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Student Service Aides, and many more! Apply today.
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Stories From Our Clients

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Zeke Kittinger | Augmentative Communication

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).

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Bo | College Navigator

For Bo, the crushing weight of low expectations fueled his dream and determination to succeed. Bo, who has autism, dyslexia, and other physical and learning disabilities, entered 9th grade barely able to spell nor write more than three-to-four-word sentences. During middle school, a pivotal time in an adolescent’s growth and development, Bo was told by many adults that he wasn’t “smart” and would never “amount too much.” At the same time, his mother Cynthia was told to encourage her son to find work requiring minimal skills with good job security.

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Naomi | Accessible Martial Arts

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!

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Sandy Ho | Youth Mentoring

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!

Featured Programs


Assistive Technology Regional Centers

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 AT. Solutions can range from non-electronic communication displays to communication devices controlled by eye movements, and more.

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College Navigator Program

The College Navigator program assists students to identify barriers, advocate for their needs, and access college services and resources to successfully reach graduation. This program provides individualized services to college students with disabilities based on their goals, strengths, and needs.

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Youth Leadership Network (YLN)

Through the support of the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission, YLN promotes self-advocacy and self-awareness for teens and young adults with disabilities ages 14-26. Meetings are held every Tuesday at 4:45 pm via zoom. No long-term commitment is necessary.

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