What is the purpose of this service?

To help children between the ages of 0 to 3 with disabilities or delays, to learn and grow.

Who can receive these services?

Families with an infant or toddler who is 0 to 3 years old. 

What services are offered?

Infants and toddlers are tested to see if there is a delay in:

  • movement,
  • learning,
  • dealing with others,
  • behavior, and/or
  • self-help skills.

If needed, a plan (IFSP) is written to set goals and identify needs.

Families, with the support of service providers, help the infants and toddlers reach their goals.

How to apply?

  • Use the DHS Office Locator to find an Early Intervention office in your local area.
  • Call 1-800-447-6404 (Voice/TTY). 
  • For automated service, call 1-800-323-GROW (4769).

Additional Information

DHS Office Locator

DHS Help Line

  • 1-800-843-6154
  • 1-800-447-6404 TTY