As part of Disability Awareness Month in Indiana, INARF (Indiana Association of Rehabilitation Facilities) recognized our (outgoing April 3, 2020) President/CEO with the 2020 James M Hammond III Executive Leadership Award. This award is given to an outstanding executive or administrator in the human services industry. Patrick represents the outstanding entrepreneurial spirit, acumen, ethical demeanor… Read more Celebrating Patrick Sandy
We are revising and updating this message on an as needed basis. The daily news about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has been of utmost importance to us as an agency. We are – and have always been – concerned about the health and safety of those whom we serve and with whom we interact, as well… Read more COVID-19 Notice to our Staff, Consumers and Families
Easterseals Crossroads is committed to ensuring that every one of us in our community is 100% included and 100% empowered. This is critically important when considering public policy and social representation. Census 2020 counts every person living in all 50 states, District of Columbia and five US territories. Information collected from the 2020 census will inform… Read more Be Counted!
contributed by Tracy M. Gale, PsyD, HSPP and Emmaleigh Badeaux, MA, LMHCa, Easterseals Crossroads As adults, we can often anticipate and accommodate changes to our routine. Unexpected changes may lead to feelings of discomfort and agitation. Ideally, we control the expression of those feelings, but our children may not. Children are still developing the executive… Read more Embracing Change
An employment success story written by Employment Consultant Angie Tarr, Easterseals Crossroads For the past two and a half years, I have worked in Employment Services as an employment consultant. The people who are referred to me are all very different and have different needs. I am often paired with consumers who are in science and… Read more Meet Angie and Cindy
Easterseals Crossroads’ Board of Directors has just announced that David Dreith has been confirmed as the new CEO/President. Current CEO J. Patrick Sandy is retiring on April 3, 2020, after 22 years with the agency and the last 7 as CEO. “It is with great confidence that I welcome David Dreith to Easterseals Crossroads. His… Read more Easterseals Crossroads Confirms New CEO
Easterseals Crossroads is proud to once again partner with Century 21 Scheetz to bring an amazing evening of bingo, food and fun to Indianapolis on Friday, February 21, 2020. The fun takes place at Northside Events & Social Club (formerly Northside Knights of Columbus) at 2100 E. 71st Street, Indianapolis. This year we are playing bingo… Read more Bingo Bonanza 2020
Volunteers at Easterseals Crossroads participate in behind-the-scenes work to benefit the agency. We have many opportunities with a variety of activities from weekly childcare in our respite program to much-needed groundskeeping at our facilities. We value time, talent and treasure of those in our community. Rose Prep VolunteersWe need volunteers to help prepare roses for… Read more Interested in Volunteering?
Ten-year-old Ryder has made strides toward independence. Ryder has worked with physical, occupational and speech therapists at Easterseals Crossroads for seven years. Ryder was born at 38 weeks. Doctors suspected that there would be some difficulties, but did not diagnose Fraser syndrome until several years later. Everyday life for the family includes ventilators, oxygen tanks… Read more Behind the Scenes with Ryder
Happy Holidays from Easterseals Crossroads! Our locations are closed December 20 at 11:30 a.m., as well as Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (December 23, 24 and 25) in celebration of Christmas. We will be open Thursday, December 26, and observe regular business hours.