May is Mental Health Awareness Month.
According to the CDC, adults with disabilities experience mental distress five times more frequently than adults without disabilities. But connection can change that. Strong relationships and connections greatly reduce stress and anxiety in adults. This May, we’re empowering meaningful connections at home, school, work, and in our communities.Learn More
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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.
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I am pleased to have Crom Saunders back with us as a guest blogger today. A theatre interpreter and …
Stories From Our Community
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.
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Our Featured Programs
Freddie Mac Financial & Housing Guidance
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
Make the World a Better, More Inclusive Place
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 is Connecting People with Autism to Employment
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