The Easterseals Team would like to extend a huge THANK YOU to all of our Sponsors, Team Captains & Members, Participants, Committee Members, Staff and Supporters for their hard work on the "Walk" during the CoVID 19 Pandemic. There is still time to donate, in case you missed it. For Easterseals staff and the 17,000 individuals that we provide programs and services for - Thank You!Donate Today
For 100 years Easterseals has been the indispensable resource for people and families challenged by disabilities. Now as America faces a broad range of new issues, we make a major positive life-changing difference in the lives of people and families facing today's disabilities. Easterseals Western and Central Pennsylvania provides exceptional programs and services, in 47 Pennsylvania counties, to ensure that people with disabilities or other special needs and their families have equal opportunities to live, learn, work and play in their communities.
Easterseals Western and Central PA continues to monitor the coronavirus situation. Our priority is the safety, well-being and health of our many clients, families and associates. We are responsible to the communities we serve. We will be collaborating with senior leadership, our Board of Directors and state/local/federal governments to be prepared to respond to any action needed. Please check back for any updates.
At a time when we are all experiencing the pandemic, generosity is what brings people of all races and faiths together. Creating solutions and changing lives is what we do at Easterseals. Join us and you too can make a difference and help people with disabilities achieve their goals! Volunteer your time and share your talents by participating on an event committee or volunteering at a fundraising event. Whether it is Speakeasy - A Vaudeville Experience in Pittsburgh or the Wonder Ball in York, you can join in the fun. So, if you have some time and are interested in experiencing a night of adventure, meeting new people and businesses in your community or just having a fun time, please consider joining our volunteer teams.
July 13, 2020
Moderating the Easterseals National blog has taught me that the most powerful way to communicate abo…
July 1, 2020
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June 26, 2020
I live in Chicago, one of the cities where businesses and other public places are starting to re-ope…
June 24, 2020
Easterseals hosted its first Disability Revolution Book Club, a virtual discussion with a powerhouse…
June 18, 2020
Three months ago, we were all thrust into an unprecedented situation. Some of us had to close busine…
Hearing loss is one of the most common chronic health conditions in adults—yet far too often, it is left untreated. While many adults think hearing loss is simply a nuisance that comes with aging, it is much more. Hearing loss can affect every area of a person’s life, including physical health, mental health, career success, social life, personal relationships, and overall quality of life. Treatment can help!Read More
For 2020, Easterseals Western and Central PA is pleased to be offering online registration for its Camping and Recreation Programs! This will make it easier for consumers to see what programs are being offering and to register for them right online. See what's available now - you won't want to miss out on Spring and Summer fun!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