Adaptive Aids for Cooking The Perfect Thanksgiving Dinner

Okay, so we may not have the exact recipe for cooking the perfect turkey, but we do have the inside scoop on several adaptive aids that will make cooking this year’s dinner a breeze. Locking Lid Stainless Steel Pot – This medium-sized pot has a lid that locks in place and allows a person to […]

Easter Seals Crossroads 2010 Holiday Ornament

Easter Seals Crossroads is proud to announce the 2010 Holiday Ornament featuring Hinkle Fieldhouse.  This piece is the 21st in a series of limited edition, gold-on-brass ornaments featuring Indianapolis landmarks. Historic Hinkle Fieldhouse on Butler University’s campus has served the University and the community since its construction in 1928.  Originally built as Butler Fieldhouse, it […]

Indiana Institute to Receive Almost $2.5 Million to Promote Education for Students with Disabilities

The Indiana Institute on Disability and Community has been awarded a five year grant of $2,465,600 from the U.S. Department of Education for model demonstration programs promoting the successful transition of students with intellectual disabilities into higher education. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced the award of $10.9 million for 28 grants under two […]

Save the Date: disABILITES Expo in Ft. Wayne, Indiana

WHAT: disABILITIES Expo, A Day for People with Disabilities to Explore New Possibilities WHEN: Saturday, May 7 2011 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. WHERE: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne Indiana The disABILITIES Expo 2011 will showcase: Adaptive Sports Advocacy and Legal Services Assistive Technology Lab presented by INDATA and Easter Seals Crossroads […]

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Our schools, nonprofits, government agencies, dedicated October as a time to discuss and educate ourselves about the issues related to disability and employment. 1945 – Congress declared “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week,” which was to occur the first week of October. 1962 – The word “physically” was removed to put the emphasis not on […]