Easter Seals New Jersey’s Adult Training Services day programs for adults with varying levels of developmental disabilities provides supervised care, community integration, training in daily life skills, and more.
Easter Seals New Jersey has the capacity to serve both children and adults with autism through its various programs.
The importance of recreational activities has long since been recognized and implemented by Easter Seals as an integral part of ALL of the programs and services provided to people of all ages with all disabilities.
Easter Seals Camping & Recreational Services include Camp Merry Heart, Camp Marcella, Hotel & Travel Respites, Summer Day Camp and more. No disability, family status, race, or religion makes you unusual as everyone has unique and special abilities. Individuals -- with and without disabilities -- enjoy the excitement and challenges of camping experiences together since all activities are inclusive.
Easter Seals New Jersey's Community Services are designed to support people with disabilities in overcoming obstacles to employment and community inclusion.
Easter Seals New Jersey’s three sheltered workshops employ individuals with disabilities, and train participants for jobs within their community. Our three community rehabilitation programs are located in Northern, Central and Southern New Jersey.
Easter Seals’ Fiscal Intermediary Services began in 1997 when the N.J. State Department of Human Services’ Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) decided to support individuals in the community in a dramatically different way.
Easter Seals New Jersey’s Be Well! & Thrive Health and Wellness Initiative implements nutrition, health, fitness and wellness education, personal and oral hygiene, field trips, and, where available, exercise classes, into all of our programs. The goal is to achieve and maintain optimal physical, mental and emotional health, and increase longevity through proper nutrition, hydration and a balance of rest and physical activity for program participants, their families, and our staff.
Easter Seals' New Jersey Outreach Services provides community outreach and case management, supported housing, psycho-education, and assistance to adult individuals and their families experiencing severe and persistent mental illness, and who are at risk of hospitalization or deterioration in functioning, through programs and services in Essex, Hunterdon, Somerset, Warren and Monmouth County communities.
Through Real Life Choices, individuals with developmental disabilities and their families, can through care service providers like Easter Seals New Jersey -- access personalized and self-directed services that are funded through the New Jersey State Department of Human Services’ Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD.)
Easter Seals’ Residential Services’ house individuals with mental health issues at 60 sites throughout New Jersey and provide them with not only supportive housing, but integrated case management, and mental health and home care services.
Easter Seals’ SCSEP provides training and employment services to low-income senior citizens age 55 and older throughout the state of New Jersey. SCSEPs’ goal is to help seniors overcome the many challenges they may face on the road to becoming employable. These include work experience, income, education, transportation, housing, self-esteem, language, health, and stereotypes related to age.