EarlySteps (Infant & Toddler Early Intervention Services)
HOW TO ACCESS:
Contact the Office for Citizens with Developmental Disabilities or call 1-866-783-5553 or
1-866-earlystep For families
1. Children ages birth to three who have a developmental delay of at least 1.5 SD (standard deviations) below the mean in one area of development listed below or in one sub-area in communication or physical development:
a. cognitive development
b. physical development (vision & hearing)
c. communication development
d. social or emotional development
e. adaptive skills development (also known as self-help or daily living skills)
2. Children with a diagnosed medical condition with a high probability of resulting in developmental delay.
Medicaid Covered Services
EarlySteps also provides the following services, not covered by Medicaid:
All services are provided through a plan of care called the Individualized Family Service Plan. Early Intervention is provided through EarlySteps in conformance with Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Act.