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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.
During these uncertain times, we want to share uplifting stories from our staff and the individuals and families we support. Take a moment to read through our stories to hear how we’re adapting, adjusting, and looking out for one another in our community and beyond.
September 22, 2020
The United States General Election will be here before you know it: Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, to be exa…
September 3, 2020
I am pleased to introduce speech-language pathologist Marsha Boyer as today’s “Education and Parenti…
September 1, 2020
In his introduction to a story on NPR a few weeks back, Morning Edition host David Greene pointed ou…
August 26, 2020
I am pleased to introduce Deana Herrman as our featured Education and Parenting guest blogger today.…
August 17, 2020
The new school year is starting, and this one is going to be a doozy. With that in mind, we’re cente…
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