Miracle League of North Oakland Cuts the Ribbon on NEW Home Plate Concession Stand

On June 18th, 2022, Easterseals Michigan’s Miracle League of North Oakland cut the ribbon on the brand-new “Andrea Yatooma’s Home Plate Concession Stand.”  A recent $100,000 donation from Greg & Chris Yatooma directly helped in the construction of the concession stand.

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Mental Health IS Health Makes Big Impact

Throughout the month of May, Easterseals Michigan recognized Mental Health Awareness month by creating a movement targeted to bust the stigma around receiving mental health services. The theme of our campaign was “Mental Health IS Health” which emphasized making your mental health just as important as your physical health.

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Easterseals Michigan Recognizing Mental Health Awareness Month by Creating Mental Health Awareness Campaign

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and mental health is an incredibly important part of overall health.To increase awareness and bust the stigma around mental health, Easterseals Michigan has created the Mental Health IS Health campaign

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2022 Hockey, Hops, and Hope Raises Over $20,000

Hockey, Hops, and Hope is normally a time where individuals can get together with their favorite Grand Rapids Griffins players, sample some great wine and brews, and support a great cause. However, in light of the ongoing pandemic, Easterseals Michigan and The Grand Rapids Griffins made the tough decision to not hold the physical event. This year’s Hockey, Hops, and Hope was held March 25th through March 28th in the form of an Online Auction.

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Easterseals Michigan Celebrate National Women's History Month

March is National Women’s History Month. Easterseals Michigan is proud ot celebrate National Women's History Month by honoroing the achievments of the women who paved the way, as well as the powerful women who make up our organization today. 

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Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn Presents Check to AgrAbility

Michigan AgrAbility, a program of Easterseals Michigan and MSU Extension, supports farmers with disabilities, illness, or aging conditions, was recently named the 2021 Annual Charity by Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn.

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September 23 - Fox 2 

September 22 - WXYZ


September 20 - Wood TV


September 19 - WZZM


September 17 - Fox 17


September 1 - Fox 17

August 30 - Fox 17

August 23 - Fox 2 Detroit 


August 16 - Spectrum News

August 2 - The Oakland Press

Increases in Violent Crime and Pandemic Stresses Highlight Shortage of Mental Health Workers Across Michigan

July 20 - WWJ-AM Detroit 

July 30 - Livingston Daily

Canada, Here Comes Ganesh. South Lyon Father Starts 1,000-mile Ride to Support Easterseals


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Easterseals Michigan is the leading non-profit provider of services for individuals with mental illness, emotional impairments, autism, developmental disabilities and other special needs.  Spanning the entire state of Michigan, Easterseals has been offering help and hope to children and adults living with disabilities, and to the families that love them, since 1920.

Through a continuum of services including therapy, training, education and support services, Easterseals Michigan's mission is to make it possible for 100% equity, inclusion, and access for people with diabilities, families, and communities.

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