People you know…family, friends, co-workers… have been served by the Children’s Developmental Center. From mild delays to serious issues, the Children’s Developmental Center stands ready to assist the child and family to improve an outcome for all concerned.
2% of babies are born with developmental disabilities
17% of children have some type of developmental delay
85% of developmental growth happens within the first three years
13% of all infants are born premature
1 child in 800 children is born with Down syndrome
1 child in 88 children is diagnosed with autism. Boys are four times as likely to be diagnosed with autism
Approximately 10% of all newborns have prenatal substance exposure
Over 90% of these same infants are sent home at birth without being identified or referred for services
During 2014-2015, over 600 infants/toddlers and their families
received early intervention services through the Children’s Developmental Center.