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Easterseals provides programs designed to help children and adults learn—and often re-learn—basic functions, master skills needed to develop and thrive, and be sharp and active as they age.

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Easterseals New York provides exceptional services to ensure that all people with disabilities or special needs and their families have equal opportunities to live, learn, work and play in their communities. We change the way the world defines and views disability by making profound, positive differences in people's lives every day.

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The Fedcap Group Reports First-Half Financial And Programmatic Results

Easterseals New York is part of The Fedcap Group, an international nonprofit dedicated to improving the lives of everyone we serve. On May 12, 2022 we presented our results for the first half of fiscal year 2022. These releases underscore our commitment to transparency.

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CDC: Why Act Early if You're Concerned About Development
A primer on Early Intervention from the CDC. Act early on developmental concerns to make a real difference for your child and you! If you’re concerned about your child’s development, don’t wait. You know your child best.
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Haley Moss, an attorney, author, and autistic advocate who is passionate about neurodiversity, discusses how to talk to your kids about autism.
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Emily Ladau, a disability rights advocate, speaker, and author discusses how to be more inclusive.
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The owner of Bitty and Beau's Coffee has been providing employment opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Recent Posts From

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Here’s What You Don’t Know About Unemployment

September 22, 2022

It’s hard not to notice the media’s attention on COVID-19 and its impact on employment. Since 9.6 mi…

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Accessible Airlines: Maybe Never Felt So Good

August 30, 2022

This post is a reaction to a Disability Scoop article about wheelchair accessibility and air travel.…

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Disability Committee Twitter Reactions: Why Do People Choose Cruelty Over Understanding?

August 8, 2022

A couple of weeks ago, someone published a tweet making fun of Vice President Kamala Harris for intr…

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When it Comes to Disability Inclusion, Ignorance is Not Acceptable

July 28, 2022

Every July since 1990 when the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed into law, I’ve felt …

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My Journey to Disability Pride: I Wasn’t Always so Proud

July 27, 2022

My Disability Pride month story starts with the truth – I wasn’t always so proud. 15 years ago, lyin…

Stories of Success

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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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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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Act of Kindness Leads to Inspiring Reunion

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From "wait and see" to success in school

Born with autism, Connor is bright, funny, warm, loving and energetic.

Featured Programs

Camp Colonie

Camp Colonie: A Place for Memories

Camp Colonie is a six week long integrated summer camp program for children and young adults 5-21 years of age.

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Senior Community Service Employment Program

Easterseals New York SCSEP assists mature workers re-enter the workforce through job training and internship placements.

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Educational Programs

Throughout New York State, we offer educational services to children with disabilities within integrated environments where children can learn and thrive.

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