Find out more about early intervention programmes and other support services for children with special needs.These government-funded services are run by various Social Service Agencies (SSAs).
SG Enable provides information and referral services for the following services:
The Early Intervention Programme for Infants & Children (EIPIC) and Development Support Plus (DS-Plus) provides developmental and therapy services for infants and young children with developmental delays.
ICCP is an inclusive child care programme for children with mild special needs.
Additionally, SG Enable provides information only for the following services:
The Development Support (DS) and Learning Support (LS) Programme is a short-term intervention programme that prepares children with mild developmental needs for mainstream primary school education. This programme is currently under the purview of the Ministry of Social and Family Development.
Social Service Agencies provide rehabilitation and therapy services for children with special needs.
Find useful information and practice guidelines on the range of EI programmes, assessments for developmental needs and transition from EI to school-aged provisions.