Provide resources and referrals for children in the community to ensure access to health care, insurance, information and support.
Children from birth to 21 years who have (or may have) a serious or chronic physical, developmental, behavioral or emotional condition.
This program provides assistance in locating a physician or other health care provider to ensure each child has a medical home. The program may also provide assistance in obtaining insurance and/or other programs that help to cover health care costs – i.e. Medicaid, Child Health Plus. Supportive measures as well as medical information may be provided.
Preschool Special Ed Program
This program focuses on the educational needs of children ages 3 to 5 years who have developmental delays.
This program offers evaluations and a variety of services to help maximize the child’s developmental potential. If you suspect that your child has a developmental delay or disability, contact your local school district’s Committee on Preschool Special Education to make a referral.
Contact the Children With Special Health Care Needs Program at (315) 386-2325.
|Provides developmental assessments of children age birth to three. Educate parents regarding child developmental stages. Referrals made to other providers as needed.|
|This resource directory is for the families of children and young adults who have a serious illness or long-lasting condition for which they need extra health care and support services.|
|Milestones matter! Track your child’s milestones from age 2 months to 5 years with CDC’s easy-to-use illustrated checklists; get tips from CDC for encouraging your child’s development; and find out what to do if you are ever concerned about how your child is developing.|
|These links will help you learn more about your child’s development, positive parenting, safety, and health at each stage of your child’s life.|