According to the CDC, adults with disabilities experience mental distress five times more frequently than adults without disabilities. But connection can change that. This May, we're empowering meaningful connections at home, school, work, and in our community.Donate Today
Easterseals Midwest provides exceptional services, education, outreach, and advocacy so that people with disabilities can live, learn, work, and play in our communities. From autism parent training workshops to job training, Easterseals offers autism resources, community living support, employment training, and early childhood services to change the way the world defines and views disability.
May 7, 2021
We are excited to have Rachelle Chapman share thoughts about being a mom ahead of Mother’s Day…
May 6, 2021
Happy Mother’s Day to all of us with children who have disabilities! We celebrated early — my husban…
April 20, 2021
I just got word that the U.S. Department of Justice has moved to intervene in a disability discrimin…
April 12, 2021
My boyfriend Juan lives in Houston. I live in the suburbs of Chicago. He came to visit me last fall,…
April 1, 2021
Anja Herrman’s well-written guest post about disability and empowerment was so, well, powerful that …
Born with Spina Bifida and clubfoot, Auburn Smith became a nationally-ranked tennis player and aspiring musician.
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.
Spotlight story about Kim Mitchell
On-demand webinars for people with disabilities, caregivers, and families. Master everyday finances, improve credit, and reduce debt. Hosted by Freddie Mac and Easterseals MidwestRead More
Are you ready to create a better, brighter future for our disability community? We are looking for passionate individuals who are interested in getting involved in their communities through advocacy. Join our network of advocates today.Read More
LINK provides all the tools you need to teach people with autism social skills for the workplace. Find out how you can implement this curriculum in your workplace, school, or disability provider site.Read More