Meet your state Representative and Senators. Tell a personal story to educate them about people with disabilities.
Get active in your community. Speak up at public forums. school board meetings, or other events and encourage your elected officials to remember people with disabilities while in office.
Attend your Representative or Senator's fundraiser or townhall. Cultivate your relationship with them and share your story.
Plan a tour of Easterseals Midwest's programs and invite your Representative or Senator. We can help you set it up.
Invite your Represntative or Senator to coffee. Discuss critical service needs in an informal setting and share expertise of our staff.
Write a letter to your local newspaper editor. Help educate the community about inclusion and people with disabilities.