Easterseals DC MD VA makes profound, positive differences in the daily lives of people of all ages with disabilities, special needs, military backgrounds, and their families.
For nearly 100 years, Easterseals has been the indispensable resource for children, adults, families and veterans living – and thriving – with disabilities and special needs in DC, Maryland and Virginia.
Child Development Centers
Early care and educational programming for children
six weeks old through Pre-Kindergarten. Our inclusive classrooms and dedicated teachers and therapists ensure that the individual needs of each child are met. We give children of all abilities the same opportunities to learn new skills and establish an appreciation for diversity in others.
Early Head Start and Head Start Programs
Provide children of low-income families in Prince George’s County, Maryland with Early Head Start (0-3) and Head Start (3-5) programs at no cost. Head Start promotes school readiness and are designed to help break the cycle of poverty by meeting children’s emotional, social, health, nutritional and psychological needs.
Adult Day Services
Personalized care for adults in a warm and engaging environment that provides program participants with a meaningful experience every day. Our highly trained staff is committed to each client and family we serve. We care for individuals with developmental, intellectual and medical disabilities and special needs. We offer a variety of center-based and community activities.
Easterseals Disability Staffing Network
Empowers people with disabilities to obtain meaningful, inclusive employment. We are a social venture employment agency that matches candidates with a wide range of private sector employers.
Military and Veteran Programs
Comprehensive programs that address the unique needs of veterans and military families. Caregiver support, Homeless Veteran Reintegration, scholarships for children of wounded warriors – all provide a strong foundation for veterans, their family members, and active duty military families to live, learn, work and play in our community.
Stevan A. Cohen Military Family Clinic
Provides high-quality and accessible behavioral health care to veterans, their families, the families of active duty service members, and caregivers. Our services are available to any person who has served in the U.S. Armed Forces, including the National Guard and Reserves, regardless of role or discharge status.
Veteran Staffing Network
Our dedicated team of career coaches and recruiters ensures long-term, meaningful employment for veterans, military spouses, National Guard and Reservists. Our self-paced, online training and one-on-one career coaching prepare candidates for employment. Our innovative business model allows us to reinvest revenue from placement fees to provide crucial support services for veterans and military families.
Caregiver Support and Respite Services