Providing Services for People with Disabilities and Their Families

Children and adults with disabilities and special needs find highest-quality services designed to meet their individual needs when they come to Easter Seals. Teams of therapists, teachers and other health professionals help each person overcome obstacles to independence and reach his or her personal goals. Easter Seals also includes families as active members of any therapy program, and offers the support families need.

Therapist working with a childMedical Rehabilitation: Promoting Independence and Quality of Life

Whether through a birth condition, injury or illness, or because of functional limitations experienced in aging, Easter Seals medical rehabilitation services --including physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-hearing therapy and early intervention -- are the first step toward helping people with disabilities gain greater independence.

Services available in Birmingham, Montgomery, Mobile, Muscle Shoals, and Tuscaloosa

Consumer working at the work center
Job Training and Employment:
Building Skills to Find -- and Keep -- a Great Job

Adults with disabilities looking for meaningful employment find training and placement opportunities through Easter Seals job training and employment services. Easter Seals staff help people identify their employment goals and structure job training programs to meet these personal goals.

Services available in Anniston, Birmingham, Mobile,
Montgomery, Muscle Shoals, Opelika,
Selma and Tuscaloosa

Children smilingChildren services: Providing a Learning Environment for Children
and Peace of Mind for Parents

Meeting a growing need for high-quality child care for more than 20 million young children and their working parents, Easter Seals offers child care for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years (after school program). Young children are welcomed to a unique environment where children of all
abilities learn together. 

Child care serives are available in Birmingham, Mobile and Selma

Staff working on a computer

Support Services:

Easter Seals provides support to various
groups:the Post Polio Support Group,
the Autism Society Support Group and
the Downs Syndrome Support Group. 

Transportation Services and Special Needs Services are also available.

Support Services are available in Mobile, Montgomery and Tuscaloosa.

Camper riding a horse with a counselor

Camping and Recreation: Having Fun,
Making Friends, Mastering Skills,
Expanding Independence

Camp is about all the things children and adults
can do -- play basketball, canoe, sing, eat s'mores and
more. Easter Seals camping programs provide a safe,
barrier-free environment for children and adults to
experience all aspects of camp without usual limitations.

Camp and Recreation services available in Jackson's Gap

Student working with teacher

Educational Services:

Services include basic reading and math instruction for adults, ranging from beginning literacy to GED Preparation.

Educational services available at Mobile, Montgomery, Opelika and Tuscaloosa locations 

Contact us to learn more about Easter Seals services available in your
area or view the complete listing of
locations to find a Easter Seals closest to you.