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Bradford / Sullivan Infant/Toddler Early Intervention Program

Contact Information

220 Main Street, Unit 1
Towanda, PA 18848
Penny Geiss, Supervisor

Phone: (570) 265-1760
Fax: (570) 265-8541
Email: geissp@bradfordco.org

About Early Intervention

Early Intervention (EI) supports families who have children birth to three years old experiencing developmental delays or medical conditions that may cause developmental delay.  Through coaching, EI helps caregivers build learning opportunities into natural activities and routines that occur during their child’s daily life.  It promotes team work among parents, service providers, medical teams, and other caregivers.  Eligibility is based on standardized testing, the child’s medical history and informed clinical opinion.  Parents are the lead in developing a roadmap, including supports and services, to help them meet their child’s needs.  Service Coordination is provided to help families manage their EI program and to help locate and access community resources as needed.

Service Location: Services are provided wherever families need support to help them meet their child’s developmental needs.  This may include home, child care, and activities in the community

Services may include:

  • Occupational, speech, or physical therapy
  • Early Interventionist/special Instruction including vision and hearing specialists
  • Developmental screening and tracking
  • Feeding Team
  • Positive Behavior Support
  • Other services as determined necessary by the team.

Referral Sources:  Parents, doctors, early learning programs and others with parent consent.

Helpful website link for parents:


Pennsylvania’s Promise for Children– Interactive website with supports and assistance for parents in setting the right course for their child’s success in kindergarten and beyond.