Public Health Department
80 State Highway 310
Canton, New York 13617-1476
Public Health Director
James Rich, MPH
Ph: (315) 386-2325
Fx: (315) 386-2203
Monday - Friday
September - May: 9AM - 5PM
June - August: 8 AM - 4 PM
St. Lawrence County Public Health Department
Early Intervention Program
To support and promote the development of those infants and toddlers who have special needs related to developmental delays and to enhance the capacity of their families to meet their needs.
Children may receive Early Intervention Program (EI) services if they are age birth to three and meet eligibility criteria for developmental delay, or a diagnosed physical or mental condition that has a high probability of resulting in a developmental delay (in one or more of the developmental areas of: physical; cognitive; communication; social-emotional or adaptive).
Any one can refer a child under three years of age to the EI Program. EI services available to eligible children and their families may include:
Social Work Services
Family Training or Counseling
Other Related Services
These services are typically provided in the child’s home or at another location (such as a child care site) where the child typically spends his or her time.
Contact the Early Intervention Program at (315) 386-2325.
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County Courthouse, 48 Court Street • Canton, New York 13617 - 1169