All children grow and develop in unique ways. Some experience delays in their development. ’Early Support for Infants and Toddlers,' formerly known as Early Intervention, refers to the services available to families with children under the age of three who are:
not developing as expected
have a medical condition that can delay normal development
are for any other reason experiencing a developmental delay
If you have concerns about your child's development, check out our Growth and Development Flyer. Human Services funds agencies to provide a variety of early supports for infants and toddlers that benefit children and their families. If you have concerns about your child’s development you qualify to meet with a Family Resources Coordinator.
Make a Referral
We can help you get connected to the services that will best meet the needs of your child and family. Make referrals:
We are offering FREE virtual developmental screenings to families. One of our qualified professionals will look at your child’s milestones with you, then provide you with vital resources and information or a direct referral to Early Supports for Infants and Toddlers. To schedule a virtual screening, call or text 253-691-2280.
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children
Pierce County Early Support for Infants and Toddlers program offers family resource coordination for infants and toddlers who are deaf and hard of hearing. For more information please call Michelle Duffy, Family Resource Coordinator, at 253-306-1310.