Early Intervention Programs and Services


The Preschool Early Intervention Program of the Northeast Educational Intermediate Unit is a public special education service provided to children ages 3-5 living in Lackawanna and Susquehanna Counties who are experiencing a delay in one or more areas of development.

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Early Intervention Calendar 2022 – 2023

PA Early Intervention Connect Flier


Link to SLP Flier

EI Supports and Services English

EI Supports and Services Spanish

Inclusion Statement Full View

Link to National Center for Pyramid Model Interventions (NCPMI) Website

Link to Early Intervention Technical Assistance (EITA) Website

Early Intervention Office Personnel

Colleen Penzone, Director of Special Education- Early Intervention Program

Amanda Jacobino, Confidential Secretary

Early Intervention Secretaries

Cathie Wiedman

Maria Zielinski

Service Coordinators

Joanne Esterline

Ann Walker

Marcie Young

Parent Information Series

Understanding My Child’s Evaluation or Reevaluation

Early Childhood Outcome Data

What To Do When You Disagree

Problem Solving in Early Intervention

Procedural Safeguards

PA Pre K Learning Standards

Early Intervention Parent Handbooks

EI Parent Handbook English

EI Parent Handbook Spanish

Medical Assistance Information

Applying for MA

Community Resources

A Parents Guide to Child Care

Head Start Flyer

Lackawanna County Resources Brochure

Susquehanna County Resources Brochure

Community Navigation Program

Parent Child Interaction Therapy Program

Day Nursery Association/ Pre K Counts


Technology Assisted Children Home Program

The Advocacy Alliance

The Arc of NEPA

Parent to Parent

Outreach Center for Community Resources

Social Emotional Learning Resources

Using Calm Down Area At Home

At Home Solution Kit

At Home Solution Kit Spanish

At Home Visual Motor Activities

How to Calm My Body Social Story

Greetings Visuals

Tucker Turtle At Home

Tucker Turtle At Home Spanish

Separation Anxiety Social Story

We Can Be Problem Solvers At Home Social Story

We Can Be Problem Solvers At Home Social Story Spanish

COVID Resources for Families

Helping your Child During the Pandemic

Helping your Child During the Pandemic Spanish

Coughing, Sneezing and More Social Story

Getting My Temperature Taken Social Story

Greeting During Covid Social Story

Wearing a Mask Social Story

Wearing a Mask Social Story Spanish

Washing Hands Social Story

Washing Hands Social Story Spanish