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​nassau County

Herricks Comunity Ctr.

999 Herricks Road

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Phone: 516.248.2222 

Fax: 516.248.2290

Suffolk County

490 Wheeler Road

Suite 165 C

Hauppauge, NY 11788

Phone: 631.234.0467

Fax: 631.234.4069

Nassau: 516.248.2222  

Suffolk:  631.234.0467


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The Long Island Advocacy Center, Inc. (THE LIAC) is a private non-for-profit agency dedicated to
protecting the legal rights of students and individuals with disabilities 


Early Intervention

"Congress finds that there is an urgent and substantial need—to maximize the potential for individuals with disabilities to live independently in society"- 20 USC 1413(a) Findings

NYS Department of Health Early Intervention Regulations

To be eligible for services, children must be under 3 years of age and have a confirmed disability or established developmental delay, as defined by the State, in one or more of the following areas of development: physical,cognitive, communication, social-emotional, and/or adaptive.

A Parents Guide to Early Intervention

Programa de intervención temprana

Early Intervention Services
The Early Intervention Program offers a variety of therapeutic and support services to eligible infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families, including:
-family education and counseling, home visits, and parent support groups
-special instruction
-speech pathology and audiology
-occupational therapy
-physical therapy
-psychological services
-service coordination
-nursing services
-nutrition services
-social work services
-vision services
​-assistive technology devices and services

Assistance in Applying for Early Intervention

Nassau County Dept. of Health

60 Charles Lindberg Blvd., Suite 100 Uniondale, New York 11553-3683 Main: 516-227-8661 Fax: 516-227-8662

Suffolk County Dept. of Health

50 Laser Court Hauppauge,New York 11788 Main: 631-853-3100 Fax: 631-853-2300

Or Contact theLong Island Early Childhood Direction Center