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Kayla Shoemaker – Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Employee achieves Certification Easterseals Crossroads is proud to announce that Kayla Shoemaker has recently become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). To recognize her achievements, Sara Croft asked her a few questions about why she decided to pursue an LCSW and what it means for her future success. Hometown: Ridott, Illinois Undergrad/Graduate: Monmouth College in Monmouth,… Read more Kayla Shoemaker – Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Transit Day at Statehouse

Important day at Statehouse Join the Indiana Citizens’ Alliance for Transit (ICAT) and partners for Transit Day at the Statehouse on Thursday, February 11. Transit Day at the Statehouse is the one day during the Indiana General Assembly session dedicated to mass transit advocacy and provides transit supporters the chance to join others from around… Read more Transit Day at Statehouse

Wish List

Help Community Day Supports Wish List Community Day Supports at Easterseals Crossroads provides a variety of day programming for children, teens and adults with developmental disabilities. One day could be filled with everything from exercise classes, cooking skills, discussion groups, gardening, art therapy and more, all to support the individual needs of our consumers. Many… Read more Wish List

Board Member Profile: Harold Tenbarge

Board Profile Today’s post  written by Sara Croft features Harold Tenbarge, who joined the Easterseals Crossroads Board of Directors in 2013. Since then, he has become an advocate for people with disabilities, an active volunteer, and advances the mission of Crossroads Industrial Services. Current occupation: Senior Director of Global Procurement at Eli Lilly and Company… Read more Board Member Profile: Harold Tenbarge

Accessible Clothing Survey

Clothing Options Today’s guest post was written by Case Calvert. Case is a member of Indianapolis’ power soccer team “Circle City Rollers” and was first introduced to Easterseals Crossroads through our driver’s evaluation and training program. His company, Find Signs, produced posters for an Americans with Disabilities Act event in July 2015, and he continues… Read more Accessible Clothing Survey

Philanthropy Grant

IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy $10,000 Grant The IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at IUPUI awarded Easterseals Crossroads $10,000 to build a state-of-the-art, Multisensory Activity Room at their new Thompson Road location. Designed especially for sensory recreation, the Multisensory Activity Room will provide a safe alternative to a ‘typical’ playground, provide the health… Read more Philanthropy Grant

Employees Achieve BCBA Certifications

BCBA Certifications Easterseals Crossroads is proud to announce our newly licensed BCBAs, Amy Miller and Laura Tease. Both Amy and Laura recently completed the certification exam to become Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA) so they can provide behavior analysis within our autism services. To recognize their achievements, we asked them a few questions about why they… Read more Employees Achieve BCBA Certifications

Meditations of Jenner’s Golden Wheelchair

Photo catches staff member’s attention Today’s post was written by Laura Medcalf, Social Media Content Specialist with The INDATA Project and Assistive Technology program. In a recent photoshoot for Interview magazine, Kylie Jenner’s stick-thin, airbrushed figure is found seated in a golden wheelchair. When I first saw the image, I couldn’t help but giggle and think to… Read more Meditations of Jenner’s Golden Wheelchair