Community Connection
  • 375 Beaver Drive
  • Suite 100
  • DuBois, PA 15801
  • Phone: 814-371-5100

Eligibility

Children from birth to age 3 who reside in Clearfield/Jefferson County and have special needs due to developmental delays or disabilities are eligible to receive Early Intervention services from the Clearfield/Jefferson County Early Intervention Program. Any parent, caretaker, educator or medical personnel who have a concern about a child’s development can request an evaluation of the child to determine eligibility for EI services.
 
A multidisciplinary team of professionals will meet with the child and family to conduct an evaluation in a setting familiar to the child. All areas of development, including vision and hearing, cognitive development, communication, social/emotional development and adaptive development.
 
To qualify the child must have:
There are children who may not meet the eligibility criteria for early intervention services but who may have conditions considered “at risk”. Monitoring can be provided for children who: