COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A local organization that helps people with disabilities is expanding its capacity.
A groundbreaking ceremony was held where Easterseals' new Adult Facility will be located at on Double Churches Road. Representatives from Easterseals say the project will allow them to double their capacity and services in the community.
"This is a wonderful day. I have been with Easterseals for 26 years. I have seen so many miracles happen. I look forward to the additional ones that will happen here," says Sharon Borger, president and CEO of Easterseals West Georgia.
The new Adult Facility is expected to be completed by this time next year.
Easterseals' mission is to enable children and adults with disabilities to achieve their maximum independence.