2023 Giving Tuesday, Joy, Love, Support

Let's Create a Bright Future For All!

This Giving Tuesday, it's all hands-on deck! We're calling on every caring heart and helping hand to join us in making a difference. From advocating for crucial disability rights legislation to expanding essential healthcare, employment, and education services, we're committed to fostering a more inclusive and equitable society. Together, we can create a brighter future for all. If you're with us, remember Easterseals this #GivingTuesday. Your support fuels our mission and brings us one step closer to an inclusive world.

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Our Mission is to Provide Independence, Hope and Support

Easterseals Western and Central Pennsylvania is leading the way to 100% equity, inclusion, and access for people with disabilities, families and communities.

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Easterseals Western and Central Pennsylvania

Six Parkway Center, Suite 150, 875 Greentree Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Phone: 412-281-7244

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'Tis the Season to Say Thanks!

Easterseals has been in existence for a long-g-g- time, 104 years to be exact! Over those years, it has adapted to meet the needs of the communities it serves. Whether it is camps and adaptive sports in the York area or approved private schools in the Pittsburgh region, Easterseals strives to provide Independence, hope, and support through its programming - with your support. Yes, with your support and others like you, Easterseals continues to be an indispensable resource for disability issues. Thank you for your support and belief in our efforts. Oh, you may have received an end-of year donation letter from Sandy Roush or Sue DuMars and if you donate via that letter or by using the link in the title, you can be sure the funds will remain LOCAL. Thank you and Happy Holidays.

We are pleased to introduce Dalton, who will be our 2024 Child Ambassador for the Greater Pittsburgh area. We look forward to working with Dalton and his mom, Alex. Dalton started Easterseals in 2019 and attends the eastern school site. Click above to read more about Dalton.
Although not a permanent employee, we are pleased to introduce Jordan Burda. Jordan has been interning this semester in the Johnstown Office and training with Annette Shearman in the Speech and Language Department. We hope you will have good memories to take with you, Jordan.
Please take a moment to watch this interesting video from Danielle, the mother of one of our students. In it she discusses the importance of a world that is equitable, accessible and inclusive for her daughter, Avery. Thanks for the message, Danielle.
Turkey Bowl
The Turkey Bowl Booster Club is proud to announce the 56th Annual Turkey Bowl to benefit Easterseals/Johnstown Speech & Hearing Program. The game starts at 10AM on Thanksgiving Day @ Price Field in Westmont. Admission is free. Call 814-535-5508 for more info.
Are you a Pittsburgh enthusiast? A Penn State super fan? Want to get a jump on your Holiday shopping? Buy vintage EASTERSEALS ORNAMENTS! Only $5. With each purchase, you will be supporting life-changing programs for children and adults with disabilities. Thank you.

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Speech and Hearing Services

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. 814-535-5580

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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.

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Adult & Senior Day Services

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.

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