Empowerment Campaign 2022

2022 Empowerment Campaign

Your year-end gift helps build solid pathways to full equity, inclusion and access for individuals with disabilities.

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Our Purpose

Easterseals is leading the way to full equity, inclusion and access through life-changing disability and community services. For more than 100 years, we have worked tirelessly with our partners to enhance quality of life and expand local access to healthcare, education and employment opportunities.

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That's My Easterseals PSA

Our That’s My Easterseals PSA aims to increase disability awareness. The  campaign appears in both English and Spanish throughout Southern California.

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Easterseals Southern California

1063 McGaw Avenue, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92614
Phone: 714-834-1111

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Person-Centered Services Helps Participant Discover Voice-Over Talent

Hector, an Adult Day Services participant in Cerritos, develops voice-over skills, thanks to encouragement and support from his Life Skills Coach.

Easterseals SoCal's President & CEO Mark Whitley smiling and wearing a blue shirt and a red tie.
Easterseals National Board of Directors has elected Mark along with three other new board members.
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Beginning in January 2023, the Bob Hope Veterans Support Program will transition its name to Veterans Employment & Transition Services, or VETS.
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Between now and November 29, make a difference at Easterseals SoCal by contributing to our Giving Tuesday campaign.
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A look at how the long-running reality show is working on a more inclusive environment for contestants with disabilities.

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Easterseals Southern California

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Local Nonprofit Donates Books and Blankets to Kids at Child Development Centers in Ontario

November 30, 2022

Easterseals Southern California’s (ESSC) Child Development Centers in Ontario, CA have benefited fro…

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Disability in Pop Culture: Contestants with Disabilities Overcome Physical, Mental, and Endurance Barriers on CBS’ Survivor 

November 17, 2022

Take a look at how Survivor has made it their mission to create a more inclusive environment for con…

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Introducing Veterans Employment & Transition Services (VETS)

November 15, 2022

Beginning in January 2023, the Bob Hope Veterans Support Program will transition its name to Veteran…

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Navy Veteran Shares How Easterseals Helped Him Find Purpose

October 24, 2022

Navy Veteran Anderson found a new career thanks to the Easterseals Bob Hope Veterans Support Program…

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Severe Behavior Services Program Presented With $1 Million Secured From Assemblymember Steven S. Choi, Ph.D signing of AB 179

October 21, 2022

One-of-a-Kind program on West Coast offers help and hope to Families. Looks to double the size of th…

Stories of Impact

Adult Day Services Spotlight George at the Beach
George Visits the Beach

Story of George's first visit to the beach.

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Volunteer Counselor Andy and Camper Josh Form a Unique Bond Over 25 Years

Volunteer Counselor Andy and Camper Josh Form a Unique Bond Over 25 Years

Jacob Autism Story -- former Autism Therapy Participate thriving after receiving services from Easterseals SoCal
Jacob's Mom Shares: “Easterseals Southern California (ESSC) Changed my Son’s Life.”

Eight-year-old Jacob enjoys going to school, socializing with friends and he was ecstatic for Halloween. He appears like a typical elementary school kid but his mom, Heather, says without Easterseals Southern California (ESSC), this wouldn’t be Jacob’s reality.

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Helping Adults Feel 100% Included and 100% Empowered

Adult Day Services offer individuals the opportunity to become active members of the community. Individuals learn work-related skills by engaging in regularly scheduled volunteer work, community service projects and other ventures that ensure each person's independence, social status and quality of life are greatly enhanced.

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Helping Veterans Find Meaningful Civilian Careers

Our Bob Hope Veterans Support Program provides one-on-one employment services, as well as referrals to other resources, to meet the unique needs of military personnel and veterans transitioning out of the military into a civilian job or starting their own small business.

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Helping Children Meet Developmental Milestones

Easterseals Child Development Centers (CDCs) serve children from birth to five years of age. The centers feature safe and caring environments, state-of-the-art tools and programs, individualized learning plans, highly qualified teachers and are inclusive of children with or without disabilities.

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When you make a donation to Easterseals, you help strengthen our mission to ensure everyone — regardless of age or ability — is fully included and empowered.

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