There are an estimated 641,000 adults aged 60 and older with intellectual and other developmental disabilities (e.g., cerebral palsy, autism, epilepsy & those with brain injury). Numbers are projected to double by 2030, coinciding with the population … Read more...
Easter Seals Southwest Florida is proud to announce that it has received an $11,600 Quality of Life grant from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation. The award was one of 73 grants totaling over $537,550 awarded by the Reeve Foundation to … Read more...
Human speech and language is one of the most complicated functions of the body and mind. Determining the root cause of a child’s unwillingness or inability to speak should always be teased apart by qualified professionals with a methodical and purposeful plan.
A question I always ask concerned … [Read More...]
Miss Tiny, as the clients of the Peach Room fondly know her, is an energetic yet calming presence in the daily lives of adults with developmental disabilities at Easter Seals.
When asked what challenges her clients face, Tiny is very reluctant to … [Read More...]
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