Early Intervention

Early intervention provides services to families with children aged 0-3 who have developmental delays or disabilities. EI is grounded in the philosophy that young children learn best from familiar people in familiar settings.

Early intervention services include the following:

  • Parent support and education within the child's natural routines and settings
  • Interdisciplinary team evaluations
  • Services provided at no charge
  • An Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) is developed with outcomes based on family priorities
  • Families are assigned a service coordinator through Help Me Grow
  • Families have access to a multi-disciplinary team for collaboration and parent coaching including:
    • Developmental Specialist
    • Speech, Occupational, and Physical Therapist
    • Hearing and Vision Specialists
    • Mental Health Consultant
    • Nutrition Services
    • Service Coordination
  • Support coordinating evaluations for preschool and transition to preschool services

To request an evaluation, please contact Central Intake at 330-616-3322.