Preschool Special Education Services (fka Early Intervention)
Welcome to the Chester County Intermediate Unit's (CCIU) Preschool Special Education Services home page. This site is an introduction to programs and services that CCIU provides to eligible young children throughout Chester County.
Preschool Special Education Services, designed for children with special needs and developmental delays, represents only one of several programs offered by the Chester County Intermediate Unit for young children. The CCIU offers a vast array of programs and services for eligible young children between the ages of three and five years old.
Click here to view "A Family's Introduction to Early Intervention" from the PaTTAN website.
Preschool Special Education Services are provided free of charge to children and their families who reside in Chester County, Pennsylvania.
Parents, agency personnel, preschools, day care providers and medical practitioners may refer a child for screening and evaluation. If a child is found to need Special Education Preschool Services, an individualized education plan (IEP) is developed and the appropriate services are arranged. To arrange for an evaluation and screening, please call 484-237-5183.
Referral for Screening and/or Evaluation
If you are a resident of Chester County, Pennsylvania and you believe that your child may have a developmental delay, please contact the CCIU Special Education Preschool Services on-line or by phone.
To e-mail a referral, click here: On-line Referral
To make a referral by phone call: 484-237-5183 or 484-237-5150.
Preschool Special Education brochure