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About First Steps

Mission
To partner with Hoosier families whose young children are experiencing developmental delays and connect them with services that help them promote their child’s development.

Vision
All infants and toddlers have the right to live, love, play, learn and participate in their community.

Values
Indiana First Steps seeks to provide services that are:

  • Family centered
  • Strengths-based
  • Relationship-based
  • Holistic
  • Culturally competent
  • Routines-based
  • Individualized

 

Eligibility
Families with children ages birth to third birthday who are experiencing developmental delays and/or have a diagnosed condition that has a high probability of resulting in developmental delay may be eligible for First Steps services.

To contact your local First Steps office click your county of residence.