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Easterseals offers help, hope and answers to children and adults living with disabilities or special needs each year. Join us in making a rewarding difference. Volunteer your time and share your talents, whether it's performing office work, volunteering at an event or camp, or helping in another way.

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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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Wondering about the Wonder Ball?

"This gala has been a vital component to our grassroots efforts that has helped Easterseals provide camping & recreational programs for those with disabilities and other special needs" says Colleen Gemmill - Vice President, D.E. Gemmill, Inc. and Wonder Ball Committee Member. As Colleen mentions, the funds from this mystical evening help to support a myriad of camping adventures for our clients from Project Beacon a respite camp for children of service members to BOWLING an opportunity to strike up new friendship while improving hand/eye coordination and socialization. To buy tickets or make a donation to the Wonder Ball Committee efforts, click the title. To see the active camp calendar, go to https://eastersealswcpa.recdesk.com/Community/Calendar.

alzheimer's
Each September, many unite to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s. Are you caring for a family member? We offer programs to help provide the best possible care for your parent or another loved one who has Alzheimer’s or other special needs. Call 412-826-4939.
board
Whether it is carrying boxes to an event, spreading the Easterseals story or donating funds to help a program, our board does a lot. We welcome our 2022-2023 Board of Directors and new Chairman, Damian Salvi and Vice Chairman, Bill Warfel. Here’s to a great year!
Sydney
If you are having trouble understanding people clearly in a group or find yourself constantly having to ask others to repeat themselves, it is time to get your hearing evaluated. Easterseals services are available to everyone and accepts most insurances!
Back to School
Easterseals' Linda Lanham Zeszutek School Program specializes in providing quality individualized special education and therapy services to both Early Intervention (ages 3-5) and School Age children (ages 5-8) with autism and other multiple disabilities. Schedule a visit today.

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Stories From Our Clients

Riley
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.

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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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