A Centennial Year in Pictures

Blake Scribner (Easterseals Ambassador) and Katie Pena (Easterseals Occupational Therapist) helped kickoff our 100th Anniversary year by participating in the Tournament of Roses Parade on January 1, 2019. Easterseals President & CEO Steve Thompson Celebrating Easterseals Night at the Penguin Project's production of Hairspray Jr. by posing for a picture with a cast member and …

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5 Ways to Use Pillows for Indoor Sensory Fun

By: Easterseals Central Illinois Occupational Therapy Department Using pillows provides proprioceptive and deep pressure to the sensory system. Proprioception provides input to muscles and joints.  Proprioception and deep pressure both calm the sensory system. Pillows squishes: Use pillows to provide squeezes to your child’s body.  Great for deep pressure and calming. You can pretend you …

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