About First Steps

To ensure that all Indiana families with infants and toddlers experiencing developmental delays or disabilities have access to early intervention services.

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

Indiana First Steps seeks to provide services that are:

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


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.