As per the NDIS “Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) approach is available to all children aged under 7 with a developmental delay or disability”
ECEI is typically recommended by health practitioners and is considered important to ensure the a child diagnosed with a disability develops properly at an early age.
Common disabilities may involve learning disabilities, ADHD, autism, Down Syndrome, cerebral palsy – these may cause children to develop at a slower rate than most children.
ECEI services include pediatric, occupational therapy, psychology, speech pathology, physiotherapy.
For a full guide to Early Intervention check out ECEI