Home Visiting provides support for parents where it matters most, including family resources, home safety, developmental screenings, service recommendations, and so much more. Certified Parent Educators are available to assist families with children of all abilities, from birth to 36 months.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.
Due to the significant uptick in positive COVID-19 cases throughout the Midwest, South, and Great Plains, we are reinstating several pandemic-related protocols starting Friday, July 23, 2021.
September 22, 2021
My 15-year-old author friend Anja Herrman, a.k.a. DJ Mermaid, is going to be on WBEZ, Chicago Public…
September 7, 2021
My family makes it a priority to take a vacation together every year. Some vacations are smaller (Wi…
August 27, 2021
Our son Gus was born in 1986 with significant physical and developmental disabilities. He lived at h…
August 17, 2021
Erin Hawley, Digital Content Producer for Easterseals and the host of Disability Readathon, received…
August 16, 2021
A story I heard on NPR’s Morning Edition was heartbreaking for me to listen to. Parent after parent …
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