Early Intervention Programs and Services

Special EducationWHAT IS PRESCHOOL EARLY INTERVENTION?

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.

For more information on Pennsylvania Early Intervention Services clink on the link below.

Early Intervention Calendar 2021 – 2022

PA Early Intervention Connect Flier

PA COMPASS Site

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
570-876-9337

Amanda Jacobino, Confidential Secretary


Early Intervention Secretaries

Cathie Wiedman
570-876-9260

Maria Zielinski
570-876-9271


Service Coordinators

Joanne Esterline
570-876-9219

Ann Walker
570-876-9216

Marcie Young
570-876-9227


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

Lekotek

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