Join us throughout July as we celebrate 30 years of the Americans with Disabilities Act! Throughout the entire month, we’ll be sharing the stories, history, and information that led up to the signing of the ADA on July 26th. Check out our social media to #CelebrateADA with us!Learn More
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.
We believe it is incumbent upon us, and every American to speak out when injustice occurs. And, as the nation's leading civil rights advocate and provider of support for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, our responsibility to stand in solidarity and voice our support and love during this time is even greater.
July 13, 2020
Moderating the Easterseals National blog has taught me that the most powerful way to communicate abo…
July 1, 2020
You can be a part of a project that aims to give back to organizations that are instrumental in adva…
June 26, 2020
I live in Chicago, one of the cities where businesses and other public places are starting to re-ope…
June 24, 2020
Easterseals hosted its first Disability Revolution Book Club, a virtual discussion with a powerhouse…
June 18, 2020
Three months ago, we were all thrust into an unprecedented situation. Some of us had to close busine…
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