February 27, 2013
Easter Seals Crossroads entered into an agreement with Indiana Family and Social Services Administration, Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services to provide assistive technology services and equipment to unserved and underserved elder blind individuals age 55 or older.
February 24, 2013
To live amongst others in your communities, families, and relationships you need the wherewithal to communicate on an efficient level. What if you were at loss of hearing and sight? How could you communicate your needs, wants, feelings, and thoughts with the people surrounding you? iCanConnect and the National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program will ensure that low-income individuals who have combined hearing and vision loss can access telephone, advanced communications and information services.
February 19, 2013
Kevin Michael Connolly has experienced more things in his life than what many of us hope to achieve. Between travelling to every corner of the globe on his skateboard to taking on cliff diving, surfing and other extreme sports, Connolly can be defined by the word "adventurer." However, many people see Connolly as someone with a disability.
February 17, 2013
Back in November we posted a blog about ten inspirational disability and special needs films. These mainstream movies tell stories of accomplishment and achievement through amazing actors and directors, but what if you gave a video camera to a person with a disability and told them to share their story?
February 14, 2013
Today's blog post was written by Marketing Ally Chris Elkins, who shares his reflections on Helen Keller's "Three Days to See."
February 11, 2013
Wade Wingler, director of assistive technology at Easter Seals Crossroads, will be part of a panel discussion to the Hoosier PRSA group on Wednesday, February 13 about how to reach different audiences through accessible communication tactics such as large print, computer disk, Braille, interpreters, video relay services and captioning.
February 10, 2013
The Sertoma Club of North Downtown Indianapolis has coordinated this Valentine's Day fundraiser as a benefit to Easter Seals Crossroads! Give your loved one these beautiful high quality florist's roses as a way to show your appreciation for them and to give back to your community at the same time.