"Early intervention helps those children who show physical, mental, social, self-help or speech delays. Children with diagnoses such as cerebral palsy, down syndrome, prematurity, spina bifida, sensory impairments, various syndromes, hearing or vision impairments, failure to thrive, autism and other disorders are eligible for early-intervention services.
Each child and family is special and has different needs, different resources to meet those needs, and different goals for their child. LEAD works hand in hand with the family to set realistic goals for their child and outlines specific techniques, curriculum, integrated therapy services, special instruction and play-based learning to meet those needs. Parents are educated on their child’s diagnosis, and resource information is provided. LEAD works closely with schools, Head Starts, and childcare centers to help children continue
Excerpted from the preschool's website