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Learn about eitas transportation services for Jackson County residents

Eitas recognized from its inception that safe and reliable transportation for persons with developmental disabilities was critical in supporting self-independence and integration into their communities. Therefore, in 1992 eitas implemented its own Department of Transportation (DOT). Today eitas transports over … Read More »

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eitas hosts visit by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon

We were honored to host a special guest at our offices last week.  Missouri Governor Jay Nixon joined persons we support, family members, advocates and providers on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at the eitas- Jackson County Developmental Disability Services offices … Read More »

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Ability 5K Run, Walk and Roll 2016- a wrap up

Thanks to all who joined us on April 2 for the 5th Annual Ability 5K Run, Walk and Roll!  There were approximately 150 participants registered for the event, held at beautiful Longview Lake. The proceeds from this event will go … Read More »

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MONDAY! Jake Jacobs to appear on KC Live along with Mike and Laura Kelly from Films for Humanity

Make sure you tune into Kansas City Live on KSHB-TV (Channel 41) between 10-11am THIS MONDAY! Eitas Executive Director Jake Jacobs will be live on air, joined by local filmmakers Mike and Laura Kelly.   Mike and Laura own Films … Read More »

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Eitas recognizes Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

In 1987, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed March “Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month” and the presidential proclamation called upon Americans to provide the encouragement and opportunities necessary for people with developmental disabilities to reach their potential. This seems like a great opportunity … Read More »

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