Development of Early Intervention Service for Children with Special Needs in Local Communities
This project aims to support the development of Early Intervention service by 10 non-governmental organizations in Bulgaria through trainings, expert advice and promotion activities. Trained early intervention consultants help families to learn about child development and disabling condition and to be able to perform positive interventions for their own children. In this social model the service is provided at home. It also includes setting up of mobile team of professionals who help the consultant with assessments and deliver supportive services to families of children at risk/with disability.
Target group are local communities represented by 10 NGOs from the whole country, working with children with developmental delay/disability who are to develop early intervention service.
Service is oriented towards children with developmental delay/disability aged 0 to 4 and their families.
September 2010 - March 2012