NY State Approved Multidisciplinary Evaluation & Provider Site
South Shore Center for Speech, Language and Swallowing Disorders, LLP is a New York State approved multidisciplinary evaluator and service provider of Early Intervention Services and under contract with Suffolk County. All Early Intervention evaluations and services are provided at no cost to families as the Early Intervention Program is funded and regulated by the New York State Department of Health. However, your private insurance may be accessed. If your child is found eligible for services through Early Intervention Program, the municipality will arrange for service providers to deliver the collaborated services.
South Shore Center for Speech, Language and Swallowing Disorders, LLP believes in a team-approach to intervention and works collaboratively with families and other professionals so as to improve the quality of their lives. Our therapists within the disciplines of speech pathology, physical therapy, occupational therapy, special education, psychology and social work are qualified to practice in the State of New York.
As stipulated by the New York State Department of Health, South Shore Center for Speech, Language and Swallowing Disorders, LLP is approved to be able to evaluate and treat each child’s individual needs in home and/or child care settings. Our staff focuses on each child’s individual needs to help the child on his/her way to a bright and promising future. Family needs and goals are incorporated into each child’s comprehensive program and every effort is made to encourage a successful partnership between family/caregivers and the therapist. Families are an integral part of the learning process and are involved in the child’s structured therapies to facilitate growth in all developmental areas.
For additional information regarding referrals to the Early Intervention Program, contact your local municipality. Our staff would gladly assist you through this process as well. Please call us today at (631) 669-7098 or request an appointment online on our Contact Us Page.