Easterseals provides exceptional services, education, outreach, and advocacy so that Veterans, people living with autism and other disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities. Easterseals has been helping individuals with disabilities and special needs, and their families, live better lives for more than 90 years. From child development centers to physical rehabilitation and job training for people with disabilities, Easterseals offers a variety of services to help people with disabilities address life's challenges and achieve personal goals.
Easterseals Maine hosts many fun and exciting events throughout the year. Join us and help support people with disabilities and veterans across our great state.
February 18, 2020
Have you read the first part of Alicia’s Story? Check it out! My parents drove me to Chicago M…
February 13, 2020
I have Type 1 diabetes and have never trusted dog-training companies that claim that dogs can help d…
February 11, 2020
I love traveling. I don’t need a big, extravagant trip to feel pleased about my travel abilities, ei…
February 5, 2020
Late last month the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) issued a Notice of Proposed Rule Making …
January 28, 2020
While at the Seeing Eye training with my new dog, a woman in a dorm room across the hall introduced …
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.
Cicero is “the life of the party” at Easterseals, where he attends an adult day program twice a week and enjoys socializing, dancing and therapeutic activities.
Born with Spina Bifida and clubfoot, Auburn Smith became a nationally-ranked tennis player and aspiring musician.
Spotlight story about Kim Mitchell
Born with autism, Connor is bright, funny, warm, loving and energetic.
Targeted Case Management (TCM) is a strengths based, child focused service that supports children and their families in identifying and accessing supports and resources required to effectively manage children’s mental and physical health needs.Read More
Easterseals Outpatient Counseling provides mental health counseling to children and families in a warm, clinical setting conveniently located in South Portland.Read More
The crisis facing the nation in meeting the physical and mental health needs of the Armed Forces having served in Iraq and Afghanistan is overwhelming and continues to grow. Thousands of injured military service members are returning home with hopes of successfully transitioning to civilian life. Many communities are not equipped to respond appropriately to their unique need, nor are they aware of how to best work with military and Veterans systems in the process.Read More