EARLY INTERVENTION

Early Intervention

The Arc of Warren County Early Intervention (EI) Department provides evaluations, assessments, ongoing services, family support and transition to preschool services for families and children birth to age 3 with developmental delays/disabilities.

Early Intervention services are subject to eligibility requirements that qualify a child for services consisting of a delay criteria, including NJEIS standard deviation, professional clinical opinion or diagnosed physical or mental conditions that can result in developmental delay.

 

New to EI? Recently referred or booked a session with one of our practitioners? Read our Welcome Booklet or Panfleto de Bienvenido for an overview of expectations and references for our agency.

Project First Step

Our agency has been the exclusive provider of EI services in Warren County since 1979. Our staff are qualified and caring staff provide Developmental Intervention, Family Training, Infant Massage, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Speech Therapy services. Additionally, we work with other community agencies and school districts to enhance EI services.

Want more information? We are available to answer your questions at 908.689.4542 or jpratt@arcwarren.org.

To make a referral to NJEIS, please call 888.653.4463.

MISSION

To provide quality early intervention services and supports to children birth to age 3 with developmental delays/disabilities aligned with the mission of The Arc of Warren County and New Jersey Early Intervention System (NJEIS).

PURPOSE

Together, we will promote collaborative partnerships among your family, community, healthcare providers, school, and childcare programs to strengthen and enhance your family’s ability to develop and use lasting networks of natural support.

PEOPLE

Our Practitioners and service coordinators are qualified professionals who have met NJEIS personnel standards. Learn more here.

The only New Jersey Agency to house Project First Step provider agency, Arc Warren Service Coordination Unit, and the Targeted Evaluation Team all in one place.