Providing Support for Teen Parents

“The collaboration between Jumpstart and Joliet Township Infant Childcare Center has improved the lives of three generations of Joliet families” Easterseals Jumpstart Partnership with JTHS Infant Childcare Center Provides Support for Teens Jumpstart parent educators and the Joliet Township Infant Childcare Center work collaboratively to meet the social, emotional, and childcare needs of teenagers and […]

Celebrate the Season!

Here in the Development Office, we are busy preparing for our upcoming holiday event, Celebrate the Season, a recreation of the historical Walnut Room. The event is November 17th and 18th at the Jacob Henry Mansion Victorian Ballroom.  Guests will dine under a grand Christmas tree, listen to holiday music, make wishes with Christmas fairies, […]

The Benefits of Having a Good Community Relationship with Jumpstart

Linda Atkinson//Youth Services Department, Joliet Public Library Since 2007, Joliet Public Library has collaborated with Easterseals Joliet Region Jumpstart Program to offer a rich array of early literacy programs for parents and their young children. Through our library storytimes and playgroups for infants, toddlers and their parents, those families that choose to participate are introduced […]