Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services
Early Intervention for Infants and Toddlers - Luzerne Wyoming County MHDS Services
Consists of services and supports designed to help families with children who have developmental delays or disabilities. Ages infants to 2 years old. Services can include: information about how children develop; parent or caregiver education; family supports; and developmental and instructional therapies. Early Intervention is individualized and provides supports to the child and family in the home or in the community.
111 N Pennsylvania Avenue
Suite 200
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
Eligibility: Children from birth to 3 years with a developmental delay.Each child referred for an evaluation shall receive a timely, comprehensive MULTI-DISCIPLINARY EVALUATION(MDE) and a family-directed assessment of the needs of the child and family to assist with the child’s development. Infants and toddlers are eligible for Early Intervention if they score 25% or greater delay in at least one area of development; Medical condition or disease that puts the child at high risk for developmental delay or a clinician's determination, called informed clinical opinion, that a concern exists even though it is not indicated by an assessment.
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (570) 825-9441 Main
  • (800) 816-1880 Toll-Free
Email Address: mhdslw@mhdslw.org
Intake Procedure: Contact an Early Intervention Program Specialist at 570-831-7281.
Fee Amounts: Early Intervention services and supports are provided with no insurance involvement and at no cost to the family.
Service Contact: Judy Kresky, Early Intervention Program Specialist, 570-831-7281, judy.kresky@luzernecounty.org
Services:
  • Developmental Assessment
  • Early Intervention for Children With Disabilities/Delays
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Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services
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