Early Intervention

Los Niños Services provides evaluations, services, and service coordination to young children (ages 0 – 3) and their families through the early intervention program in Westchester County, New York. We provide evaluations and service coordination in the Bronx and Manhattan. This program is administered through the Department of Health in each family (county) and is provided at no cost to the parents.

Services Offered (Westchester)

  • Core and Supplemental Evaluations
  • Ongoing Service Coordination
  • Audiological Exams
  • Speech Therapy
  • Special Instruction
  • Social Work Services
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Parent Training
  • Enhanced Developmental Groups

Services Offered (The Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn)

  • Core and Supplemental Evaluations
  • Initial Service Coordination
  • Ongoing Service Coordination
  • Speech Therapy
  • Special Instruction
  • Social Work Services
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Parent/Child Developmental Groups
  • Parent Training

Services Offered (Staten Island)

  • Core and Supplemental Evaluations
  • Speech Therapy
  • Special Instruction
  • Social Work Services
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • ABA Developmental Groups

The Early Intervention Program (EIP) is a public program funded by New York State and county governments for children under the age of three who are either suspected of having or at risk for developmental delays or disabilities. Potentially eligible children must be referred to the county program to receive EIP services:

New York City Westchester County
311 914-813-5094

Someone else can help you make the referral to the Early Intervention Program if you wish. If your child is found to be eligible for services by someone approved to perform this evaluation, you, county staff, and other team members will make a plan to help your child – and your family.

Early intervention services in your plan and authorized by the county are provided at no cost to you. The county will arrange for the services to be provided and will choose the provider based on the needs of your child and family. Your child’s health insurance may be used to cover some of the costs. All other costs for EIP services are paid for by your county and New York State.

Early intervention services are provided where it’s best for the child – in places such as your home, day care, or other community settings. The EIP covers the cost of early intervention services only. The EIP does not pay for day care or other fees charged by community settings.

Los Niños Services is approved by New York State and has contracts with New York City and Westchester County to provide early intervention services.