"After we started these free seminars we noticed a drop in the age of kids that were coming in for screenings," Lefford said. "It's from reaching out and creating conversation that reaches the parents, neighborhood and schools."
Joey's Gift Respite, an Easterseals program, is designed to care for your child with special needs between the ages of 1-18. Joey's Gift Respite offers four-hour breaks on designated Saturdays from 10 a. m. to 2 p.m. RSVP today!
Community groups, health fairs, schools and other interested organizations are invited to receive Easterseals’ educational information about the Sickle Cell Program, which can include materials and/or presentations. Call 386-589-3892 for information.
Early Intervention matters! Dorothy Lefford, OTR/L, VP Clinical Services, suggest three steps in helping parents and caregivers identify autism as early as possible. It starts with knowing what to look for.