Providing programs and supports that enhance quality of life and create opportunities for greater independence for its clients. Easterseals Colorado perseveres in providing vital supports and services to individuals living with disabilities and their families in Colorado. We provide adult day programs which provide community exploration, learning experiences, outdoor recreation, while promoting a healthy lifestyle … Continue reading Year-End Giving – Your support can transform a life. Give online to show you care.
Every November, we celebrate National Family Caregivers Month (NFCM) to recognize and honor those caring for a loved one, and to raise awareness, educate, and support for caregivers across the country. From full-time family caregivers to neighbors who have volunteered to pick up groceries for the person who lives next door, a caregiver can play … Continue reading November is National Family Caregivers Month (NFCM)
"America’s Recovery: Powered by Inclusion"Easterseals Colorado is proud to support National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). Held each October, NDEAM aims to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America's workers with disabilities. The theme for NDEAM 2021, “America’s Recovery: Powered by Inclusion,” reflects the importance of ensuring that … Continue reading October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)
This week is National Disability Voter Registration Week! People with disabilities are a huge portion of the voting bloc as 1 in 4 people with disabilities live in America –that's 61+ million voices strong. Be seen. Be heard. Be counted. Register to vote today! Easterseals HQ put together a checklist to make sure your voice … Continue reading National Disability Voter Registration Week (NDVRW)
The summer is coming to an end and most families have either just started, or are about to start, the 2021-2022 school year. Teachers, staff, students, parents, caregivers ... whatever role you play, you may see or experience the back-to-school jitters or stressors in some capacity. It's been a weird and challenging year, to say … Continue reading Back-to-School Tips
Written by Kristine Burrows, Director of Older Adult Day Services (OASIS) at Easterseals Colorado It is an exciting time in the world of intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities. As the population continues to live longer, we have a great opportunity to provide resources specifically for older adults with disabilities, who in the past, have not … Continue reading Older Adults Find OASIS with Easterseals Colorado
Written by Peggy Brown, Discovery Club Coordinator What is Easterseals Colorado's Discovery Club? Discovery Club was developed 14 years ago to give children and teens with disabilities a place to play and communicate with others who have disabilities, as well as providing respite for their parents and/or caregivers. Siblings are also welcome to join! This Saturday … Continue reading Discovery Club kicks off in September