When parents first learn their child has autism, they can feel lost, confused, and overwhelmed. No matter where you are in your journey, our professional Family Navigators are here to create a unique plan to meet you and your family’s needs and chart a course for a successful future.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.
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 …
March 29, 2021
I like to start my mornings with coffee and a podcast. I never used to be into podcasts, actually — …
March 19, 2021
A story published earlier this month in HR Dive (a newsletter for people in the Human Resources indu…
March 15, 2021
I love it when organizations or businesses go out of their way to ask older adults and/or people wit…
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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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