ERIC Number: ED402712
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Texas Early Childhood Intervention Programs, 1997 Directory.
Texas Interagency Council on Early Childhood Intervention, Austin.
The Texas Interagency Council on Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) serves 23,000 children a year and funds 71 comprehensive programs and 12 Milestones programs throughout Texas. Comprehensive programs offer a variety of services to help families who have babies and toddlers with disabilities or delays, providing services in the home or integrated community settings. Milestones programs identify newborn babies who may need further evaluation and help link parents with primary health care providers. This directory lists ECI Comprehensive and Milestones programs by city in Texas. Program names, addresses, telephone numbers, and fax numbers are provided, as well as service area information. The guide also provides information on referral and eligibility and definitions of terms used in the directory. Supplementary information includes Texas telephone numbers of various professional groups, a listing of other state and national resources, and a listing of Texas research and demonstration projects impacting children in Texas with developmental delays. (DB)
Descriptors: Community Programs, Definitions, Developmental Delays, Disabilities, Disability Identification, Early Intervention, Eligibility, Home Programs, Infants, Organizations (Groups), Preschool Education, Referral, State Agencies, State Programs, Toddlers
Texas Interagency Council on Early Childhood Intervention, Division of Education, Communication & Information, 4900 North Lamar, Austin, TX 78751-2399; toll-free telephone: 800-250-2246.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Interagency Council on Early Childhood Intervention, Austin.
Identifiers - Location: Texas