We've Moved! Our Worcester Office is now located at 18 Chestnut Street, Suite 200, Worcester, MA 01608.
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Assistive Technology

From simple to sophisticated, we have the technology to help you reach your goals at home, on the job, or at school.

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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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Learn why our valued employees give to support the Easterseals Massachusetts mission.

"Quite often we work with people who would not be able to access assistive technology any other way, and the gratitude I hear from clients and their families underscores just how meaningful our work truly is..."

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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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Month of Giving

This November we're spotlighting our underfunded disability programs and services that ensure equal opportunities for every person to live, learn, work, and play.
Your support allows Easterseals to enrich education through the College Navigator program, uplift Veterans with peer groups and crucial resources, expand employment through Assistive Technology and Pre-Employment Transition Services, and elevate the community with accessible recreation. We're over halfway to reaching our goal of raising $80,000 during this Month of Giving! Click the link to make a gift that has a lasting impact.

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BREAKING NEWS! We're excited to share that ESMA has been chosen to flip the switch to light up Boston in ORANGE in support of people with disabilities on Dec. 30, as part of Prudential Center’s Annual 31 Nights of Light program. Stay tuned for more info on our social media!
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We're Hiring! Our dedicated team is expanding in various departments. Open positions include College Navigators, Job Placement & Development Coordinator, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Student Service Aides, and many more! Apply today.
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Our last two Volunteer Clean-Up Days had a significant impact on The Bridge Center progress thanks to the volunteers that consisted of ESMA staff, board members, former TBC staff and clients, and community members. Check out the photo highlights under News & Social Media Updates!
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Calling all coffee drinkers! We're thrilled to collaborate with various Starbucks in Massachusetts for a Holiday Toy Drive benefitting children of Veteran and military families (Ages 0-18; emphasis on ages 5-12) through 12/5/22; click for details and participating locations.
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We're excited to announce the appointment of two new members to our statewide board of directors: Allison V. Thompkins, Ph.D., of Watertown, MA, and William Oncay, of Clinton, MA. Click to read the full press release.

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You Might Find Something Accessible to Be Thankful for Within this List

November 21, 2022

This is my favorite time of year. I love reflecting on the year and recognizing what I’m thank…

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It’s Not Political, It’s Access: The Disability Community Supports Easier Voting Access

November 8, 2022

While selfishly I’ve always thought people with disabilities – the community of which I identify – w…

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Two Members of Congress are Putting a Spotlight on Accessibility

November 8, 2022

Here’s why it’s cool to have a Senator who uses a wheelchair to get around: she’s an accessibility e…

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What I’ve Learned from Working Alongside My Colleagues with Disabilities

October 17, 2022

This blog was also published by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Written by Roddy Tabatabai. As co-foun…

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Working for Companies Who Prioritize Disability Inclusion Has Made All the Difference in My Career

October 4, 2022

This blog was also published by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Having an employer that believes in yo…

Stories From Our Clients

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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!

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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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Joey DiRocco | AT in School

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.

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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).

Featured Programs

ATRC

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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