Announcement

Child Outreach


Child Outreach

 

Child Outreach Coordinator:  Mary Ann Murray

729-6511

 

What is a Child Outreach screening? 

Child Outreach is a FREE service offered to ALL children 3 to 5 years old in partnership with the Rhode Island Department of Education.

What does screening involve?

Child Outreach provides a brief assessment in five areas of development:

  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • Speech and Language Skills
  • Social/Emotional Development
  • General Development, such as gross and fine motor skills, memory, etc

What are the goals of Child Outreach?

INFORMATION:  Child Outreach provides information about your child’s development and resources that are available within your community.

PREVENTION:  Child Outreach can help identify children who may need further assessment, intervention and/or services at an early age in order to prevent the occurrence of more severe problems later


Read more at


http://www.ride.ri.gov/Portals/0/Uploads/Documents/Instruction-and-Assessment-World-Class-Standards/Early-Childhood/Children/CO-Brochure.pdf