Early Intervention Technical Assistance (EITA) provides training and technical assistance to local Infant/Toddler and Preschool Early Intervention programs providing support and services to children birth to school age with developmental disabilities and their families. EITA also supports local agencies that provide Evidence-Based Home Visiting (EBHV) services and family support programs serving children birth to school age and their caregivers. EITA works on behalf of the Bureau of Early Intervention Services and Family Supports (BEISFS) under the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL), and the Departments of Human Services and Education. EITA is part of the Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PaTTAN). EITA is administered through the Tuscarora Intermediate Unit.
Announcement EI-20-03, Early Intervention Service Delivery: Coaching Across Settings: Establishes the vision and expectations for how EI services are to be delivered in PA.
Early Intervention Supports and Services: Facts for Families (English and Spanish): This fact sheet was developed for families and provides an overview on how supports and services are provided for infant, toddlers and preschool age children and their families.
Principles of Early Intervention in Pennsylvania (English and Spanish): This fact sheet was developed for professionals to highlight the principles for providing Early Intervention supports and services (birth to age five).