Easter Seals SWFL is swinging into spring with a host of events!

May 9 -  June 27: A FREE opportunity for Parents, Grandparents, Child Care professionals, Early Learning educators and Caregivers to attend eight workshops focusing on specific areas of child development and learning using demonstrations and hand-on activities. Each session is 2 hours 5:30-7:30PM … [Read more...]

The Herald Tribune Recaps Easter Seals 70th Anniversary Celebration

  For 70 years, Easter Seals Southwest Florida has worked tirelessly - though largely under the radar - for disabled children and adults on the Suncoast. At its 70th Anniversary Gala, held at the Ritz-Carlton, nearly 400 guests came out to celebrate the organization's 70 years of … [Read more...]

Easter Seals Receives Grant For New Sensory Room

The Jerome and Mildred Paddock Foundation donated $5,000 for a new sensory room. The room will be used to help treat children and adults with autism spectrum disorder. The grant will go towards new equipment to help therapists’ better service children and adults with varying levels of the … [Read more...]

Lifelike Pet Portraits

Our talented artists here at Easter Seals Southwest Florida are busier than ever creating a wide array of beautiful projects. Recently we have begun commissioning pet portraits for those who are interested in capturing the likeness of their beloved family pet into a beautiful portrait keepsake. … [Read more...]

BB&T Insurance Revitalizes Easter Seals Courtyard

Easter Seals would like to extend a huge thank you to the staff of BB&T Insurance for all the hard work and time that they committed to helping beautify our courtyard. Thanks to all their efforts and for selecting Easter Seals as the beneficiary of their annual Light House Project our students … [Read more...]

Easter Seals Receives Miracle Belts From Anonymous Donnor

  Easter Seals of Southwest Florida has recently received a generous donation of Miracle Belts from an anonymous donor to help assist its clients during therapy sessions. The belts have been proven to help improve body awareness for children with sensory needs including those with autism, … [Read more...]

Disabilities Ride the Waves and the Water

Students and clients from Easter Seals, Loveland Center and Community Haven were given the opportunity of a lifetime... to ski like the pros. Thanks to a special adaptive water ski clinic hosted by Ski-A-Rees professionals students like Nadia McKinnon and Daniel Frank were able to ditch their wheel … [Read more...]

Kaleidoscope Takes Center Stage

Asolo Rep’s acclaimed annual theatre program for people with disabilities returns to the Mertz stage for a one-night-only FREE performance. The presentation will feature the Kaleidoscope artists from Bayshore High School, Community Haven for Adults and Children, Easter Seals Southwest Florida, and … [Read more...]

Easter Seals Mini Golf Tournament

Tee up for sea turtles during a special mini-golf tournament to benefit Mote's Sea Turtle Conservation and Research Program and Easter Seals Southwest Florida. 13-year-old philanthropist Lexi Mariash and her company Turtle Inc. are hosting their 2nd Annual Miniature Golf Tournament with a goal of … [Read more...]

20th Annual Meadows Cup

Easter Seals Southwest Florida invites you to join us in celebrating a 20 year partnership with The Meadow's Country Club. The 20th Annual Meadows Cup Pro Am Golf Tournament, hosted by the award winning Meadows Country Club, is Sarasota's premier golf tournament. The Meadows Cup is one of the … [Read more...]