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Articles Posted November 2014

Art From The Heart at MOS Craft Show

posted November 13, 2014
Art From The Heart at MOS Craft ShowESCA will be participating in the Mother of Sorrows (MOS) 28 Annual Pre Christmas Craft Show being held on Saturday Dec 6 (1:00pm - 7:00pm) and Sunday Dec 7 (8:30am - 3:00pm). The Craft Show will be held at the Mother of Sorrow Church Social hall located on Old William Penn Highway in Murrysville. ESCA will be offering Jewelry, Note Cards, Holiday Lotto Fundraiser tickets, and much more.

NEED HELP! Consider a Person Centered Plan (PCP)

posted November 12, 2014
NEED HELP! Consider a Person Centered Plan.
When people with a disability tackle obstacles related to inclusion, such as isolation, inadequate accommodations, or unfamiliarity with available resources, Person Centered Planning and Solution Circles can help. These programs provide the helpful tools that bring people in the community together to brainstorm possible resolution and empower the individuals to use the generated ideas.
We offer the free service of helping parents and advocates put together a volunteer team to assist in designing a PCP to support someone in a transitional situation. We can also offer training to small groups of parents and advocates in how to create your own Person Centered Plan. If you are feeling like you have run out of ideas or options, this process helps to identify and highlight unique talents, gifts and capabilities in the individual and promotes positive networks in helping to explore and discover where in the community these gifts can be shared, appreciated and where the person’s contributions and social roles will be valued.
For more information contact our office at 724-325-3344 or email us at esca15632@aol.com.

Holiday gift Ideas from ESCA

posted November 12, 2014
Holiday gift Ideas from ESCAHoliday gift Ideas from ESCA
This holiday season has many opportunities for you to purchase beautiful Jewelry (Art From The Heart), Note Cards, Lotto Fundraiser Tickets and other gifts for those very special people in your life. Check out the photo gallery titled “Holiday Gift Ideas -2014” on our website. Gifts can be purchased at the ESCA offices in Murrysville, Chaye Tea in Murrysville, and Latrobe Art Center.
ESCA will also be participating in the Mother of Sorrows Pre-Christmas Craft show on December 6th & 7th. See calender of events for more details.

ESCA Holiday Lotto Fundraiser

posted November 07, 2014
ESCA Holiday Lotto FundraiserESCA is sponsoring a Holiday Lotto Fundraiser based upon the PA Evening Lottery 3 digit number for the month of January, 2015. A $50 daily prize runs through the entire month with the exception of Jan 1st - $300, Mondays and Fridays - $100 and January 31 - $500. This fundraiser addresses advocacy issues for people with developmental disabilities. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at the ESCA offices in Murrysville.

This is a Great Gift Idea for the Holiday Season!!!