Early Childhood Intervention
This website is a place for families who are facing
challenges pertaining to their child's development and
It is a place to find answers and practical
suggestions. That's what Early Intervention Support is all
Whether a family has a child with a challenging behavior,
a disability or developmental issue, childhood is short - it
should be savored and enjoyed.
Ask a Therapist
We understand developmental milestones and the challenges
of Special Needs children. We spend a great deal of time
with families understanding the inner workings of childhood
routines and interactions. Ask us about your child today!
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Safety in Vehicles for Children
with Special Needs
Obviously, you need to follow all the instructions to make
sure the safety seat you use is installed property and that the
seat you are using is correct for your child's weight and
Here is additional advice if your child has a special
- Ask your child's doctor about the best position for your
child to be in while being transported in a motor vehicle.
Ask if a standard child restraint or car seat can be used.
- Never try to alter a car safety seat to fit a child with
- Never use a car safety seat that has been altered to fit
a child with special needs unless it has been crash tested
with the change.
- Stay up-to-date on what might be available for your
child. New child restraints offer more options every year.
- Keep your child in the type of car safety seat that
gives the most protection until your child reaches the top
weight or height recommended by the manufacturer.
More Tips about Child Safety
Parenting Tips in Other Areas Include
Learn More About Early Intervention
Thankfully, there are many ways to deal with childhood developmental
delays and behaviors. These include in-home services, outpatient (you take
your child to a clinic), inpatient (following injury or surgery) and school
based services. Which type of therapy should you choose?
Visit our Therapy Options
area to learn more.
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