Easter Seals Crossroads is proud to be a community partner with the Indiana Repertory Theater (IRT) for their 2012 production of The Miracle Worker, which outlines the story of Helen Keller.
March 29, 2012
March 28, 2012
There are thousands of iPad applications available for children with autism that can assist with scheduling, visual supports, sensory stimulation and general education, but how do you know which ones are appropriate for your child?
March 27, 2012
Want to improve the quality of special education services your children receive at school?
March 26, 2012
Caring Bunny is hopping into Washington Square Mall for children with special needs and their families on Sunday April 1, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. The event will be held prior to mall opening, so that accommodations can be made to support the sensory, physical and other developmental needs of all guests.
March 21, 2012
There are those who simply defy the odds and those who totally beat the odds. Denise Coleman beat the odds.
March 15, 2012
Well look no further! Gourmet Gift Basket has a selection of over 700 gift baskets for you to choose from and when you make your purchase through www.easterseals.com/giftbaskets, Gourmet Gift Baskets will donate 25% of your purchase to support services to children and adults by Easter Seals Crossroads.
March 14, 2012
We've got another list of great fiction and non-fiction books to add to your bookshelf for March. Here are selected items available in our Autism Family Resource Center:
March 8, 2012
The recent tornados in Henryville, Indiana, have caused massive damage to schools, homes and government facilities across the area. Our colleagues in the Clark County Special Education Cooperative are attempting to meet the unique needs of their students with disabilities as well as their families. Kristi Jordan, OTR and Coordinator of Autism Spectrum Disorder Services, tells us that they “have nothing!” What remains in their schools is a total loss.
March 7, 2012
Disability Awareness Month is not overlooked at Easter Seals Crossroads. Our staff will be traveling throughout Indiana giving presentations and populating expo halls with up-to-date information about our services in an effort to support our community.
March 7, 2012
Paul is a very dynamic, inquisitive 7-year old who receives therapy services at Easter Seals Crossroads. At a recent appointment, Paul expressed interest in describing his “home-office” to his occupational therapist, Karrie Veteto and his speech therapist, Tyler Napier. Paul wondered which person at Easter Seals Crossroads had the largest office; he was told that perhaps it was the President/CEO of Easter Seals Crossroads – James Vento.
February 29, 2012
by Sara Croft | 11 Comments
Today's blog post was written by Eric, a father who decided to use his technical skills to start Myspecialhand.com, where he and his son Sam post videos about all the things Sam can do with his special hand.