What is Early Intervention?
Early Intervention is the term that is used to describe services
and supports that are available to children with developmental delays
from birth to three years old. These services may include speech
therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and other services based on the needs of the child and family.
What services are provided in Early Intervention?
- Service Coordination
- Physical, Occupational, and Speech-Language therapies
- Developmental Services
- Assistive Technology
- Other services individualized to the child and family
How can I get early intervention Services for my child?
Do you have an infant or toddler under 3 years old, and are concerned about your child’s development? The Infant & Toddler Connection of Portsmouth provides evaluations and early intervention services for infants and toddlers (up to age 3) who have a developmental delay or a diagnosis that may lead to developmental delays.
Early Intervention Information
What is Early Intervention? (PDF)
Strengthening Partnerships: A Guide to Family Safeguards in Part C Early Intervention System (PDF)
Notice of Child and Family
Rights and Safeguards
Facts About Family Cost Share (PDF)