Easter Seals NL

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206 Mount Scio Rd
St. John’s, NL A1B 4L5

Tel: (709) 754-1399
Fax: (709) 754-1398
Toll Free: 1-888-601-6767
Email: info@eastersealsnl.ca

Website: www.eastersealsnl.ca


To maximize the abilities and enhance the lives of children and youth with physical disabilities through recreational, social and other therapeutic programs, direct assistance, education and advocacy

Target population:

Children and youth with physical disabilities and their families

Highlight of Programs / Services Offered:

  • Recreational Therapy: Easter Seals kids experience summer camps, sailing, skiing, sledge hockey, sea kayaking, rock climbing and much more. The activities not only help the children build confidence, physical strength and self-esteem, but allow them to just have fun.
  • Direct Assistance: Easter Seals helps families deal with the financial challenges they face. Wheelchairs, walkers, strollers, ramps, specialized computers, home adaptation devices, bikes, sleds and more … all given to families through the Equipment Exchange, Ramps for Kids and Direct Assistance Programs.
  • Skills Development and Education: Easter Seals helps children as they get older and make their transition from school to the workforce. The Horizons Program provides lifestyle skills, vocational training, and paid work placements.
  • Advocacy: Easter Seals also plays the role of educator and advocate for hundreds of children with physical disabilities in the province each year. Issues range from inclusion to accessibility and education.
  • To find out more about their programs and services, click here.