The Early Childhood Services (ECS) program assists young children diagnosed with a severe emotional disorder to prepare for Kindergarten. Kindergarten success is an early benchmark for overall school success. Children attend one day of specialized pre-school at JYS and JYS provides behavioral health para-professional services at the child’s full time pre-school. Additional services can include:
- Individual play therapy, family therapy and group therapy
- Case Management
- Parent support
- Circles of Security
- Individual & Group Behavioral Health Supports
Visit the Early Childhood Services Program Description page to read a comprehensive explanation of the Early Childhood Services Program including eligibility, staffing, how to obtain services, funding sources and FY2021 program goals.