Mental Health Awareness Month

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. This May, we're empowering meaningful connections at home, school, work, and in our community.

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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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Coronavirus: What you need to know

As we continue to monitor the ongoing spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), we want to ensure everyone who relies on our services is aware of best practices to mitigate the impact of the virus and has access to resources and information concerning the virus.

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Easterseals Midwest

11933 Westline Industrial Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146
Phone: 1-800-200-2119

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Parent Training Autism
For families impacted by autism, hope starts here.
Advocacy in Missouri legislation
Are you up-to-date on Missouri Legislation affecting disability issues? You can now read all our issues of This Week in Advocacy, our weekly advocacy newsletter for all things disability-related in Missouri legislation.
Missouri Botanical Garden
Explore, discover and experience hands-on activities that both children and adults will enjoy at this family-friendly event. While this event is free, pre-registration is required.
Careers jobs join our team
Want to make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities? Join our team!

Recent Posts From

Easterseals

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Many Said I Was Selfish For Having a Baby. This is Why They’re Wrong

May 7, 2021

We are excited to have Rachelle Chapman share thoughts about being a mom ahead of Mother’s Day…

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This Year’s Best Gift for Moms of Kids with Disabilities

May 6, 2021

Happy Mother’s Day to all of us with children who have disabilities! We celebrated early — my husban…

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Justice Department Will Intervene in Disability Discrimination Suit About Pedestrian Safety

April 20, 2021

I just got word that the U.S. Department of Justice has moved to intervene in a disability discrimin…

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Have Vaccine, Will Travel: Flying Blind During COVID

April 12, 2021

My boyfriend Juan lives in Houston. I live in the suburbs of Chicago. He came to visit me last fall,…

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Women’s Empowerment and Disability: We Have the Law on Our Side

April 1, 2021

Anja Herrman’s well-written guest post about disability and empowerment was so, well, powerful that …

Stories From Our Community

Auburn Smith
A "One-of-a-Kind Kid"

Born with Spina Bifida and clubfoot, Auburn Smith became a nationally-ranked tennis player and aspiring musician.

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A “can-do” spirit

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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Act of Kindness Leads to Inspiring Reunion

Spotlight story about Kim Mitchell

Our Featured Programs

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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 Midwest

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Advocacy

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.

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LINK

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.

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