Make a referral

Contact Early Intervention to make a referral

Infant and Toddler early intervention referrals are received from an early intervention program database managed by the Department of Behavioral Health and disAbilities Services (also known as DBHIDS Referral Unit) and also from Elwyn Seeds Early Intervention Program. Referrals are reported to the Early Intervention Referral Intake Units by way of pediatricians, community service providers and directly from parents and/or caregivers.

You can make a referral to early intervention by completing the attached forms or by directly calling the below numbers:
Infant/Toddler: Email – Birthto3EI@phila.gov Phone: (215) 685-4646 Fax: (215) 685-4638  (Download referral form here)
Elwyn Preschool: Elwyn Seeds Intake – 215-823-5083 (Download referral form here)

Resources:
Watch Me Grow! Brochure

Right to Early Intervention for Infants, Toddlers and their Families

Philadelphia County Infant/Toddler Early Intervention

Elwyn Seeds Preschool Early Intervention