Early detection is the key to addressing issues that can be more effectively managed if discovered sooner rather than later in a child’s life. The Arizona Early Intervention Program (AzEIP) serves children from 0 to 3 years of age in Arizona. AZEIP serves children who are experiencing delays in achieving typical milestones or have an established condition that may result in developmental delay(s) in the areas of:
- Self-help skills
UCP is a designated provider for AzEIP in the Northwest, Northeast and Central regions of Maricopa County. At the beginning of 2017, UCP served close to 900 children and families in Region 1, Region 2 and Region 4 with teams of professionals for each region who work in collaboration with families to identify the needs and strengths of the family and child.