Early intervention simply means doing things as early as possible in order to achieve the best result.
All children need help and guidance as they learn, grow and develop. When a child has a developmental delay or disability, they often need more assistance than other children to actively participate in family, school and community life, and reach their full potential
Reimagine Australia aims to assist families to make informed decisions to get the help they need enhance their child’s abilities. We do this by connecting families with up-to-date information and tools that support children to realise the best possible outcomes.
Reimagine Australia provides support, resources, training and development for early childhood practitioners to best enable them in their work with families of children who have additional needs.
Our practitioner support program is built on contemporary, evidence-based best practice. Best practice acknowledges that a family knows their child better than anyone else, and that parents and caregivers have the most powerful influence on their child’s development.
Reimagine Australia provides early childhood practitioners with up-to-date information and tools that support children to realise positive outcomes. We also work to strengthen public policy and programs by promoting the benefits of best practice early childhood support to government.
Receiving a diagnosis or noticing your child is not developing well can be a frightening time. ‘Every Child’ aims to help reduce some of the stress and confusion that families may experience when their child is initially given a diagnosis, or when a developmental issue has been raised.
This booklet will provide you with information to assist you in making decisions and getting the best out of therapy for your child. We hope it will boost your confidence in working with practitioners to build your child’s skills so that they can actively participate in family, school and community life
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