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Taking on Disability Together

Our vision is to create a community that promotes health, happiness, independence and safety by providing individuals with disabilities increased opportunities for access, inclusion and choice.

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We need your help!

The disruption that the coronavirus has caused is having a significant impact on Easterseals Southeast Wisconsin
and our ability to meet the increasing needs of individuals with disabilities and their caregivers.

Your generous gift to Easterseals Southeast Wisconsin will help to maintain support for those that need it during this nationwide health emergency. 

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Due to coronavirus, we are placing summer events on hold for now. Keep in touch online and on Facebook for further updates. 

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Easterseals Southeast Wisconsin

2222 S. 114th Street
West Allis, WI 53227

Phone: 414-449-4444

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It is my hope that this short note finds you safe and healthy during this urgent health crisis impacting so many. I am reaching out to you today to provide an Easterseals Southeast Wisconsin update, as well as ask for your help.
A few days per week, case managers operate in shifts of two to three people to pack hundreds of tote bags full of blocks, puzzles, and books for families. They drop them off on each clients’ doorstep.

Recent Posts From

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Seeing Eye Dogs in the Pandemic – Part One

May 29, 2020

It’s been months since I’ve been able to share stories with you here on the Easterseals …

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Therapy Guidance for Parents of Children with Special Needs

May 26, 2020

Marsi Jackson is mom to 2 and a half year-old Langston, who has Down syndrome and has been attending…

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Opinion: Why Reopening Early Frightens Me

May 21, 2020

Regular blog readers know about our son Gus – he was born with a rare genetic condition that left hi…

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Navigating Teletherapy During COVID-19

May 13, 2020

Everyone is impacted by this pandemic in different ways. Easterseals staff, therapists, educators, a…

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How Can You Tell Someone is Smiling When You Can’t See Their Face?

May 7, 2020

A friend just sent an email asking for my advice. Subject line? “How do you recognize a smile when y…

Stories From Our Clients

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A “can-do” spirit

Marti Clark has a history of exceeding people’s expectations. As a former Easterseals child representative, Marti grew up to accomplish her goals with her therapists and teachers over the years helping through transitional times in Marti’s life.

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At Easterseals, Retired Tuskegee Airman Stays Active

Cicero is “the life of the party” at Easterseals, where he attends an adult day program twice a week and enjoys socializing, dancing and therapeutic activities.

Auburn Smith
A "One-of-a-Kind Kid"

Born with Spina Bifida and clubfoot, Auburn Smith became a nationally-ranked tennis player and aspiring musician.

Learn more about this inspiring reunion
Act of Kindness Leads to Inspiring Reunion

Spotlight story about Kim Mitchell

From "wait and see" to success in school

Born with autism, Connor is bright, funny, warm, loving and energetic.

Featured Programs

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Individual Placement and Support

Individual Placement and Support (IPS) is a model of supported employment for people with serious mental illness.

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Adult Day Services

Our adult day services serve adults with disabilities while providing their families and caregivers with respite and access to community resources.

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Safe Babies Healthy Families

We use a compassionate, holistic approach to mentor and assist at-risk families to create health, social and financial supports. These supports are critical to a safe and stable future.

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