intellectual disabilities

Disability in Pop Culture: Movie Champions is a Winner!

The new movie Champions, featuring basketball players with intellectual disabilities, teaches valuable lessons about friendship, love and sacrifice through humor and heart.

Easterseals SoCal Launches START Crisis Support Services

START offers resources to individuals experiencing crisis who have a history of developmental disability and mental health concerns.

My Person-Centered Journey: How Person-Centered Culture and Practices© Came to Be

Amber Carey-Navarrete has developed Person-Centered Culture and Practices (PCCP)©, a turnkey training and implementation guide for adult day services to succeed in their person-centered culture change journey. Person-centered culture champions personal preferences, interests and needs. Targeting services that support adults with disabilities, PCCP is based on the philosophy that people know themselves best. People know what is essential and meaningful in their own lives and services are meant to support them in pursuing their dreams.

Working At Easterseals Helped Me Realize How Critical Disability Services are for My Uncle Dan

Working at Easterseals has helped Digital Marketing Director Shelley Ginsburg-Brown develop a greater appreciation of the many benefits of services for individuals with developmental disabilities, such as her Uncle Dan.