who is eligible for birth to three?
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Children who have at least one of the following are eligible for Birth to 3:
- A developmental delay of at least 25% in one or more areas of development.
- A physician-diagnosed condition with a high probability of developmental delay.
- Unusual development that negatively affects your child’s overall development.
Eligibility is a team decision and parents are included as important members of the Birth to 3 team. Parents can decide after their child is evaluated and found eligible if they want to participate in the program. Eligibility is not based on income and there is never a waiting list.