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Join Us in Celebrating the 32nd Anniversary of ADA

As we reflect on the strength of the disability community during its fight and ultimate passage of ADA 32 years ago, we also look ahead to the changes that still need to happen to realize 100% equity, inclusion, and access for all and we hope you will, too. Easterseals is committed to this optimistic future. Consider a donation today to celebrate all the work that has been done and the work we will continue to do with you support.

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

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Join the Easterseals Team!

Click the link above to see the positions available at Easterseals. There’s a variety of jobs from entry-level to management positions. Maybe you are wondering, what is in it for me? Well, besides competitive pay scales, making lifelong friendships, and having a dynamic impact on the clients you serve, many of the employment packages include paid time off, health insurance, a retirement savings plan, and more. When asked about working at Easterseals Doug Clewett, VP, Human Resources replied, ’after knowing the joy of providing direct service for years, I am experiencing a new joy in supporting our Easterseals service staff and reading the success stories from our programs.’ Join the team and be one of the success stories Doug talks about.

Wonder Ball
The Wonder Ball, with a whimsical nod to Peter Pan, will be held on October 1st at the Wyndham Garden Hotel. There will be dinner, music, dancing, a silent auction, raffle gifts and pixie dust. Gather up your friends and buy your tickets today. Don't forget your shadow!
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Director of Camping and Recreation, Amanda's passion to help others began while coaching Special Olympics. Now Amanda looks forward to using her accumulated job experiences to create new programs that will positively impact the lives of others.
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We have positions available for photo license technicians at various DMV offices in southwestern PA. Do you have a disability, or do you know someone who has a disability and is looking for a great opportunity? Complete on-the-job training will be provided.
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Century 21 celebrated their 1st Annual International Day of Giving on July 28th. Since 1979, they have raised more than 132 million for those with disabilities. Thanks to all Century 21's but, a special thanks to Century 21/Frontier Realty - our loyal partners!
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Mental Health is a top priority for students returning to school this fall. Having difficult conversations with your child about what’s in the news is important for their success in the classroom and beyond. Review these age-appropriate resources for some valuable tips.

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Disability Committee Twitter Reactions: Why Do People Choose Cruelty Over Understanding?

August 8, 2022

A couple of weeks ago, someone published a tweet making fun of Vice President Kamala Harris for intr…

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When it Comes to Disability Inclusion, Ignorance is Not Acceptable

July 28, 2022

Every July since 1990 when the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed into law, I’ve felt …

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My Journey to Disability Pride: I Wasn’t Always so Proud

July 27, 2022

My Disability Pride month story starts with the truth – I wasn’t always so proud. 15 years ago, lyin…

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Inside the ADA Lawsuit Against the Chicago Cubs

July 25, 2022

The Chicago U.S. Attorney’s office announced it was suing the Chicago Cubs over the recent years-lon…

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Even with the ADA, Disability Employment Has A Long Way to Go

July 20, 2022

We are happy to introduce a guest blogger today – Grace W. Dow. Grace is an advocate and a wri…

Stories From Our Clients

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Meet Riley

Riley's story in our Johnstown Division

2021, Grant, Approved Private School
Meet Grant

Grant is a 3-year old student at our Cranberry site. He won the 102nd Birthday cake coloring contest in 2021.

Featured Programs and Events

Sydney Speech and Hearing

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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Camping and recreation

Camping and Recreation COVID-19 Program Update

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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