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Easterseals South Florida’s mission is to provide services that address equity and inclusion disparities for individuals with disabilities by enhancing education, advancing health, expanding employment, and elevating community.
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Easterseals South Florida Celebrates 80 Years
Thank you to everyone who has supported us along our 80 year journey. We want to hear your remarkable success stories. Share your stories or memories on social media and tag us along with the hashtag #ESSF80
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June 7, 2022
For some people with disabilities, travel at this time is simply not feasible. From inaccessible pub…
June 6, 2022
Last Thursday, two neighborhood friends drove my Seeing Eye dog Luna and me to a Chicago suburb 30 m…
May 18, 2022
If you’ve read my posts here on the Easterseals National blog, you know that I love sharing travel s…
May 8, 2022
This Mother’s Day, we are thrilled to introduce Sofiya Cheyenne as a guest blogger. Sofiya is …
April 12, 2022
Hey, it’s tax season! If you are a business owner or employer who hasn’t heard about incentive…
Stories of Hope
Esteban (13) & Samuel (15) attend ESSF Culinary Arts middle school & high school (for children with disabilities) as well as the aftercare program sponsored by The Children’s Trust. The brothers are only too happy to show off their culinary skills from home. Watch Esteban’s and Samuel’s culinary video and I’m sure you’ll agree that they did an amazing job!
Therapeutic Robotic Pets offer comfort to Martha during the COVID-19 pandemic. With assistance from Easterseals South Florida, Martha was able to receive her companion from the Florida Department of Elder Affairs to increase her well-being.
At ESSF accessibility is a priority. Our staff work to find creative solutions to provide service to our seniors with memory & cognitive issues. Every day we are prepared to fight new challenges. We make sure that all our seniors are healthy & safe. Over 2,452 reassurance calls, have enabled us to identify needs & work to fulfill them.
Betty's career as a professional photographer is something she keeps alive in her memory. Through her landscape photos taken in the 1980's in Colombia, she can vividly recount her experiences. Betty shares her stories in the "Memory Gym" at Easterseals South Florida's Adult Day Care.
We have implemented added access to technology in our Head Start classrooms by providing each student with their own Chromebook in the classroom.
A once quiet and non-participatory boy, Dylan is now extremely social with classmates and teachers and displays joy in learning.
Fabian is a non-verbal 9 years old diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. See how Fabian utilizes various communication techniques to LIVE - LEARN - PLAY to his fullest potential.
Getting our seniors and staff vaccinated has been an important step in our reopening plans. The South Florida non-profit network has played a pivotal role in our plan by partnering with us to bring vaccines to our most vulnerable populations.
A Community for Young Women with Disabilities
Easterseals Thrive is an online community for young women with disabilities. Connect and learn with others, participate in an upcoming Twitter chat and join our Thrive book club!Read More
Breaking Down Barriers to Employment
Employment and training services for people with disabilities, seniors and veterans break down barriers and clear pathways to steady and meaningful careers. Discover our employment services around the country.Read More