Early Childhood Intervention Program

Alberta Health Services - Central Zone


Description
The Program offers home-based and virtual support to families with children that have developmental delays or disabilities, aged 0-5 years of age.

The program offers:

  • information about development, behavior, play and parenting
  • connections to community resources and services
  • support to your family setting goals and planning for the future
  • collaboration with your child's health team
  • services that are provided in various ways; in your home, in the community, virtual appointments or phone consultations

Key Provider: development specialists, child development specialists, child and youth development specialists
Eligibility
Yes, Children between 0-5 years old are eligible if:
  • you live within the Central Zone
  • you are wondering if your child is meeting developmental milestones
  • your child is experiencing or is at increased risk for developmental delays
  • the most appropriate service based on your child and family’s needs
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information. Parents can self-refer. Healthcare providers, community agencies, pediatric rehabilitation services, doctors, and public health nurses can also refer.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-361-4333
Telephone
1-855-414-5272 (Coordinated Intake)
Fax
780-361-4335
Email
Childrens.RehabilitationReferrals@ahs.ca
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
May 23, 2023
Address
5610 40 Avenue
Wetaskiwin, AB, T9A 3E4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Closed 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM for Lunch.