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The importance of developmental and sensory screenings for young children

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Developmental and sensory screenings are a way parents can learn about their child’s development and can also identify concerns.

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Developmental screening helps San Carlos boy get support to speak clearly

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The FTF San Carlos Apache Regional Partnership Council funds the Developmental and Sensory Screening program for local families.

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Dramatic drop in screening referrals prompts concern for early intervention for Arizona’s young…

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A 50% drop in referrals to Arizona’s Early Intervention Program has partners trying to reach parents about the importance of early screenings.

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Vision screening helps San Carlos boy find focus

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Now that he’s started kindergarten, Kaylee Talgo is happy that Bryson was able to start day one with clear vision.

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Navajo Nation Growing in Beauty Program instills a love of learning in young girl

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“She’ll open a book when the teacher says, ‘OK, let’s read.’ It makes me happy inside to hear that about my child,” LaVedalene Guy said.

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Developmental screening program helps get Avondale preschooler ready for kindergarten

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Maria Covarrubias of Avondale remembers watching her 3-year-old son Cesar, sitting by the door all day waiting for his older sister to return from…

Support for Holbrook grandparents raising grandchildren

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Cathy Grant’s grandson had a rough start in life.When he and his younger sister came to live with Grant, Jacob was almost 4. Yet, he had speech delays and…

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Future looks and sounds brighter for preschool twins

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Hearing, vision and developmental challenges in young children can lead to learning problems later on. If detected early, however, many issues can be corrected…

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