Early Intervention Services are provided at no charge (regardless of income) for eligible children, 0 to 3 years of age, and their families.
SoonerStart is provided in partnership with the Oklahoma Department of Education. For more information on the program, please see the Oklahoma Department of Education - Soonerstart Families page.
Any child, birth to age three, with a syndrome or an automatically qualifying diagnosis or two 25% or one 50% delay determined by developmental testing.
How To Make a Referral
If you have any concerns about how your infant or toddler is developing, please call the Payne County Health Department office at (405) 624-0726.
Developmental testing available for the following areas:
- Gross motor
- Fine motor
- Receptive language
- Expressive language
- Assess risk for autism (click here for more information)
Intervention services may include:
- Parent education and child development
- Speech/language therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Resource coordination
All services are provided at no charge regardless of income or insurance.
Services are provided by appointment, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Intervention visits are arranged to meet the family's needs and schedule.
Specialists in above listed areas are available to provide services depending on family and child's needs.