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For over 60 years, Easterseals has been a dedicated resource for people and families facing disability. We honor this legacy and embrace our future with a renewed commitment to enhance possibilities for people of all ages and abilities. We’re fostering and advocating for environments where everyone is included and valued, making a real and positive impact on people’s lives every day. Our high quality programs and services provided throughout Greater Waterbury, Central and Northwest CT communities, include school readiness education, early intervention, rehabilitation services, vocational services, behavior therapy and audiology services. Each year we assist thousands of individuals to reach their potential and to live learn, work and play in their communities.

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During this time, we have implemented additional safety precautions to help protect our patients and staff as we start to reopen our programs. Click this link to read more: https://www.easterseals.com/waterburyct/who-we-are/news/

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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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Join us and congratulate Raechaell Corbett MS OTR/L , CDRS

Raechaell received her Certification as a Driver Rehabilitation Specialist from the Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists. This certification is granted to those who successfully pass a rigorous examination that is designed to test a well defined body of knowledge, representative of professional practice. Raechaell will use this certification to continue to provide comprehensive driver assessments at our Medical Rehab Facility in Meriden.

Easterseals is pleased to announce that we have earned a three year Accreditation from CARF for our programs at Employment and Community Service and Medical Rehabilitation. To learn more about CARF, click on the link.
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Easterseals is hiring! There are many great opportunities to gain meaningful employment at a highly regarded non-profit organization. Click on the link above to see if you're a match!
Easterseals recently purchased a new wheelchair accessible mini-bus thanks in large part to a Federal Transportation Administration Section 5310 Grant. The new mini-bus will provide transportation to and from job sites. Read more by clicking on the link above.
This year has been full of surprises for sure. Nonetheless, Easterseals continued to provide services for our community. Please review our annual report to read about our successes!

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Success Stories

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Curtis Packaging

Companies like Curtis Packaging are providing a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment for the individuals we serve to do meaningful work.

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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.

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Grace

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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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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