RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES
EITA- Early Intervention Technical Assistance Portal
Keep Kids Safe PA- Safety resources for families.
Keystone Stars - Program about high quality child care programming.
Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL)- OCDEL is the governing body that oversees Preschool Early Intervention services.
PA Keys - The Pennsylvania Early Learning Keys to Quality, sponsored by the Department of Public Welfare's Office of Child Development and Early Learning, is a quality improvement program in which all early learning programs and practitioners are encouraged and supported to improve child outcomes.
Raising Blair - A local Facebook support group for families of young children with disabilities in Blair County. Send a friend request to Raising Blair through Facebook.
Sesame Street- Resources for children and families.
The Ounce of Prevention - Non-profit dedicated to promoting quality early childhood experiences in the crucial first five years of life. Watch their video "Change the First Five Years and You Change Everything".
PA Department of Education Early Intervention Information-
Children in Pennsylvania with developmental delays and disabilities benefit from a state supported collaboration among parents, service practitioners and others who work with young children needing special services. The Pennsylvania Early Intervention program provides support and services to families with children birth to age 5 with developmental delays and disabilities. Early Intervention builds upon the natural learning opportunities that occur within the daily routines of a child and their family.
Dreams Go On - Therapeutic horseback riding program in Blair Co.
Look Of Eagles - Therapeutic horseback riding program in Blair Co.
Activities for Families in Blair Co.
Miracle League - The Miracle League provides a baseball league for all children with special needs.
The Arc of Blair County - The Arc of Blair County is a local organization serving individuals with intellectual, cognitive or developmental disabilities and their families. The Arc of Blair County provides support through advocacy, education and socialization. The Arc offers resources and materials to guide individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.
The Family Resource Center of Blair County - The Family Resource Center helps families ensure positive educational, social and health outcomes for their children, advocates with families for community-based, collaborative social services that are responsive, supportive, and preventive; and provides a place for families to meet, learn, play and connect with others.