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Easterseals is leading the way to full equity, inclusion, and access through life-changing disability and community services.  Easterseals of Greater Waterbury has worked tirelessly with our stakeholders in the community to enhance quality of life and expand local access to healthcare, education, and employment opportunities. We are committed to see that everyone is valued, respected, and accepted. Together, we’re empowering people with all abilities and their families to be full and equal participants in their communities.

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Easterseals Serving Greater Waterbury, Central and Northwest Connecticut

22 Tompkins Street
Waterbury, CT 06708
Phone: 203.754.5141

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2023 Annual Report
Easterseals 2023 Annual Report is now available! We’re honored to provide a review of Easterseals impact and accomplishments over the last year. View the report here.
Lauren Pires CDRS
Congratulations to Lauren Pires for passing the exam to receive her Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist (CDRS®) credential this month! The CDRS certification is a credential offered by ADED (Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists). Read more on the Driver page.
Annual Meeting 2023
Easterseals Annual Meeting was held on Tues. November 14th. It was an incredible evening to celebrate the accomplishments of the organization in FY2023. Congratulations to the 2023 Community Partner Award recipient Advanced Wheels!
Jane participated in Easterseals Driver Assessment and Medical Rehabilitation program after recovering from a stroke. She wanted to drive again and was ready to work hard to achieve her therapy goals so that she could regain her independence.

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Success Stories

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Meet Jane, Stroke Survivor, Driver Rehab Participant

From stroke survivor to driving independently, read more about Jane's Story!

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Lions Low Vision Program

Through a partnership with The Lions Club, Easterseals is now offering a new program to help individuals diagnosed with low vision.

Meet Grace, a Center for Better Hearing Participant

Grace H, from Newton CT, is a bubbly, kind, intelligent girl who has been attending the Easterseals Center for Better Hearing for 7 years.

Programs and Services

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Hearing healthcare you can trust

The Easterseals Center for Better Hearing provides: *Diagnostic hearing evaluation for all ages *High quality, state of the art hearing aids for every budget *Flexible payment options *Factory direct, fresh batteries *Assistive listening technology *Custom hearing protection, musician’s and swimming earmolds

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children's academy

Providing Quality Education for all Children

Children's Academy provides an inclusive, high quality early care and education that promotes a child's social, emotional, physical and cognitive growth. We offer a full day, year-round program, parental support and a School Readiness program to prepare children for Kindergarten success. Children's Academy is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

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Breaking Down Barriers to Employment

Employment and training services for people with disabilities break down barriers and clear pathways to steady and meaningful careers. Discover our employment services today!

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