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Disability Employment Awareness

During October, we recognize the contributions of workers with disabilities during Disability Awareness Month, and we recognize the many businesses in our community who employ individuals with disabilities. This year, staff members in our Employment Division have placed 118 individuals into permanent positions in 76 different companies and arranged 45 internships with community employers. Employment… Read more Disability Employment Awareness

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Celebrating Disability Employment Awareness

Easterseals Crossroads offer a wide variety of services and programs to individuals who have disabilities in the greater Indianapolis area. Our employment service program helps adults with disabilities who are seeking meaningful employment. Our consultants act as the bridge between career-seeking individuals with a disability and employers. Not only do our consultants help with interviewing skills, they… Read more Celebrating Disability Employment Awareness

Growth for Industrial Services Division

Pressure Switch Product Line Easterseals Crossroads has acquired A.J. Antunes & Co.’s Pressure Switch product line, bringing about a dozen jobs to the area and growing our Crossroads Industrial Services (CIS) arm in Indianapolis to have a more international impact. The Antunes Control product line we are acquiring is used in commercial boilers and HVAC applications and was… Read more Growth for Industrial Services Division

Job Seeking? Attend Career Expo!

Career Expo 2017 for Job Seekers Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sponsored by Anthem, Inc. | Dick’s Sporting Goods | Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis | Knowledge Services | RPM Pizza Midwest LLC  | TownePark | UIndy Dining Services | UPS Easterseals Crossroads | 4740 Kingsway Drive | Indianapolis, IN… Read more Job Seeking? Attend Career Expo!

Meaningful Employment through Project SEARCH

Young Adults with Disabilities Gain Meaningful Employment (post created by Bohlsen Group) “This is my last free weekend!” Karen Cespedes announced with a wide grin. The 19-year-old had just accepted a job offer in Environmental Services at Community North Hospital after completing a year’s internship there through Project SEARCH. Karen shares many characteristics with your… Read more Meaningful Employment through Project SEARCH

Career Fair – Construction Trades

Construction Trades Career Fair Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Easterseals Crossroads Veteran Services is hosting a Construction Trades Career Fair at Easterseals Crossroads (4740 Kingsway Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46250). If you are interested in the construction trades, this is the career fair for you! Employers in attendance will have direct hiring… Read more Career Fair – Construction Trades

Employment Options to Improve Quality of Life

Our employment options prepare people to work to improve quality of life.  Terry first used services at Easterseals Crossroads in 1988; he participated in a computer programming course at a time when technology for individuals with disabilities was not widely available. Terry is visually impaired and uses assistive technology to access a computer. Terry knew he… Read more Employment Options to Improve Quality of Life