Easterseals’ Technology Lending Library: Addressing the Digital Divide in the Disability Community

Easterseals Southern California launched its Technology Lending Library in the summer of 2022. This new program provides technology and training to people with disabilities throughout Los Angeles County.

Former Student Joins Her Preschool Teacher at Easterseals Child Development Services Center

Family Support Assistant Jacklynn Pacheco-Anaya now enjoys having the same positive impact on children that made her feel welcome as a child.

Easterseals Southern California Completes Another Successful CARF Accreditation

Easterseals Southern California (ESSC) completed another successful CARF accreditation review, receiving the maximum accreditation possible of three years and a perfect audit with no recommendations.

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Easterseals Living Options’ Coordinated Life Services Supports Mellisa’s Mental Health Journey

Phone sessions with her Community Support Specialist during the pandemic lead Mellisa to an improved quality of life.

What’s it Like Raising a Child on the Autism Spectrum? For Claire Khodara, it’s unexpectedly beautiful.

Having children opened my eyes and heart to a world I didn’t know existed, a world of endless opportunities for self growth. Motherhood isn’t easy, but it’s worth it.

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ACT NOW: Help End the Disability Workforce Crisis

Please contact the Governor and your elected officials this week by email, call or tweet at TheFutureIncludesUs.org urging them to end the disability workforce crisis

Singer and Autism Advocate Giving Streaming Proceeds from New Album to Easterseals Southern California

Claire Khodara balances singing, her businesses and motherhood, while finding ways to support and advocate for the autism community.

Autism Acceptance Month Celebrations Fill Easterseals’ April Calendar

Events, stories and activities increase understanding, acceptance, and support for autism and autistic individuals to inspire a kinder, more inclusive world.

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

The National Disabilities Awareness Month theme for March 2022, "Worlds Imagined," seeks to increase awareness of the need to provide inclusive access in all areas of community life for individuals with developmental disabilities.

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An Appreciation of Disability Advocate Lois Curtis

For Black History Month, Easterseals Chief Operating Officer, Beverlyn Mendez, shares thoughts about her dissertation on Disability Advocate Lois Curtis.