10-15% of children between birth and five years have physical, cognitive, social and behavioral delays, representing nearly 3 million infants and toddlers. Easterseals is committed to creating a world where every and any child born with a disability is given the support needed to fully participate in life. Early Intervention services help young children with disabilities achieve their goals in cognitive, social, emotional, communicative, adaptive and physical development. Find out more about Easterseals three Approved Private Schools and take a tour.Contact Us Today
Easterseals Western and Central Pennsylvania is leading the way to 100% equity, inclusion, and access for people with disabilities, families and communities.
Speakeasy 2023 on November 8, 2023 will be a night to remember. Join us at Kingfly Spirits, 2613 Smallman Street in the Strip, for a riotous good time of flappers, frivolity and friends. We hope to see you there as we raise funds to support our programs and services for those with disabilities and other special needs.
Easterseals Western and Central PA will be honoring Chris Fennimore with its inaugural Partner in Equity award at Speakeasy 2023 on November 8th! Chris is a Brooklyn born banjo player, TV cook, & Pittsburgh lover. Since 1993 he has produced & hosted the series “QED Cooks,” winning a James Beard Award & an Emmy along the way. He is a long-time supporter of Easterseals & recently wrote: "As a polio survivor, I know what organizations like Easterseals can do to open up possibilities in the lives of individuals and families. I am inspired by gratitude and hope." Join us at Speakeasy to celebrate Chris and have an evening of fun and adventure. Find out more by following the link.
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Westin receives speech at the Johnstown location. Our Audiologist Sydney Black says "hearing tests are given to rule out a hearing loss in children seen for speech,. A hearing loss can contribute to a delay in speech and or language." Our services are available to everyone. Easterseals is proud to offer the newest hearing aid technology. Schedule your appointment today to learn more about which hearing aids will best suit your lifestyle. 814-535-5580Read More
The safety, well-being and health of our many clients, families and associates are key priorities to Easterseals Western and Central PA’s Camping and Recreation Program. We continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation in conjunction with all local, state and federal agencies to ensure that our clients have a memorable camping experience. To that end, we have prepared a Camping and Recreation COVID-19 Action Plan. To find out more about the plan, read on. Questions? Contact us at 717-741-3891.Read More
Caring for a family member? You're not alone. According to the National Family Caregivers Association, more than one quarter of the adult population has provided care to a family member or friend during the past year. Easterseals Adult and Senior Services offer programs and resources to help you provide the best possible care for your spouse, parent, adult child or another loved one who needs assistance with daily living.Read More
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