Step-Up-For-Students Scholarships (including Gardner Scholarship)
Step Up for Students empowers families to pursue and engage in the most appropriate learning options for their children, with an emphasis on families who lack the information and financial resources to access these options. By pursuing this mission, we help public education fulfill the promise of equal opportunity.
Florida Developmental Council
FDC affects policy and services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families and their supports through education, advocacy and partnerships. Educational resources from the Florida Developmental Disabilities Council are available on a variety of topics to provide individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities information and insight.
The Family Café
The Family Café exists to provide individuals with disabilities and their families with an opportunity for collaboration, advocacy, friendship and empowerment by serving as a facilitator of communication, a space for dialogue and a source of information.
The Able Trust
The Able Trust, also known as the Florida Endowment Foundation for Vocational Rehabilitation, is a public charity established by the Florida Legislature in 1990 as a direct support organization for the Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. Its mission is to be a key leader in providing Floridians with disabilities opportunities for successful employment. Since its establishment, The Able Trust has worked with community organizations throughout the state to help thousands of Floridians with disabilities of all ages enter the workforce. The Able Trust youth programs provide career development and transition to many students with disabilities annually, helping to reduce the dropout rate and prepare young adults for life beyond high school.
CARD – Florida
The Center for Autism & Related Disabilities (CARD) provides support and assistance with the goal of optimizing the potential of people with autism spectrum disorder and related disabilities.
Family Network on Disabilities
FND is a family-centered and family-driven grassroots organization for persons with disabilities and their families that is family-centered and family-driven. The mission of Family Network on Disabilities is striving for complete integration and equality of people with disabilities in a society without barriers.
Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System
FDLRS Parent Services provides information, training, and support to districts and families, in order to promote effective parent participation in the education of children who are exceptional and/or have special needs.
Florida Sportsability Alliance
The mission of the Florida Disabled Outdoors Association is to enhance lives through accessible, inclusive recreation. We offer a variety of programs to help us achieve this mission.
Together, Easterseals affiliates in communities nationwide serve 1.5M people through high-quality programs including autism services, early intervention, workforce development, adult day care and more.