early intervention

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My child is under the age of 3 years old, and I have concerns about my child’s development but I don’t know if it is autism. Where do I start?

The New Mexico Family Infant Toddler (FIT) Program is a state and federally funded program for families whose child is under the age of three that has or is at risk for a developmental disability or delay to receive early intervention services. It is not necessary to determine a diagnosis or a delay prior to referral. Simply the fact that you or the family is concerned about the child’s development is enough to generate a referral. For more information about the FIT Program, visit their website at www.fitprogram.org or call toll-free at 1-877-696-1472. The Early Childhood Evaluation Program (ECEP) provides […]

Family, Infant, & Toddler Program

Family Infant Toddler Program (FIT) The FIT Program is a statewide program that provides early intervention services to infants, toddlers who have or are at risk for developmental delays and families in New Mexico. Early intervention provides activities and strategies for families to use to promote their child’s development throughout the day. Early intervention can make a lifetime of difference! Making a referral to a FIT program FIT: Making a Referral Brochure Making a Referral to the Family Infant Toddler Program Video Eligibility Determination: Developmental Delay Established condition At risk – biological/medical At risk – environmental