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It is important to refer children right away if needed. They often don’t just “grow out of” delays.
The Mississippi Thrive! call line can help you connect families with the right support.
For children age three and older who need developmental services, link families to Child Find which offers services and interventions for unique educational needs. These services are available at no cost to families.
Teach families how to mark the milestones.
Plus get free materials for your office
The CDC’s “Learn the Signs. Act Early” program offers free, evidence-based, parent-friendly resources to assist you with discussing developmental surveillance from age 2 months to 5 years. They’ll also provide your practice with free educational materials to share with others.