What is Early Intervention?
Early Intervention (EI) consists of therapies offered to children between the ages of birth until the age of three (birth-to-three) for the treatment of issues resulting from developmental delays or a medically diagnosed condition or disability. In Washington state, birth-to-three centers are contracted by King County to provide Early Intervention Services for families depending on their geographic area.
What Types of Intervention Do They Provide?
- Occupational Therapy (OT)
- Physical Therapy (PT)
- Feeding, Oral Motor, and Nutritional Therapy
- Speech Language Pathology (SLP)
- Special Education
- Behavioral & Socialization Interventions
- Family Resources Coordination
- Parent Education and Support
Does My Child Need Early Intervention Services?
For Washington state residents contact WithinReach toll-free: 1.800.322.2588 or WithinReachWA.org.
For King County residents, find a provider at www5.KingCounty.gov/eiproviders