Elk Island Catholic Schools

Early Intervention Program


Description
Offers an early intervention program tailored to meet the needs of children with developmental delays.

Service provides:

  • an early intervention program tailored to meet the needs of children with developmental delays such as speech and language, fine and gross motor skills, or a medical condition

Includes:

  • a Catholic faith-based curriculum
  • learning through play
  • early literacy
  • multi-disciplinary assessments
  • outside referrals if necessary
  • assistive technology
  • family-oriented programming
Affiliation: Partnered with Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD), Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT service providers, CASA, Glenrose and pediatricians).Key Provider: assistive technology team, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, psychologists, speech language pathologists, vision and hearing consultants
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • children 3 to 4 years
  • who are 4 years and 8 months or younger at the beginning of the school year
  • and have a severe developmental delay (such as cerebral palsy, autism, down syndrome, etc.)
  • or have a severe delay in speech and language
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • contact for registration details
  • or for any questions regarding Program Unit Funding (PUF) services
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting list. Contact for details.

Telephone
780-467-7972
Web Site
http://mcs.eics.ab.ca
Email
prekpufinfo@eics.ab.ca(EarlyLearningTeam)
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Contact for fee details.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

There are no school fees for children who are eligible for Program Unit Funding (PUF) services.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Educational Institution
Last Updated On
September 23, 2021
Address
Madonna Catholic School; 15 Main Boulevard
Sherwood Park, AB, T8A 3N3
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM