Connections: Is there a brewing crisis in early intervention services in Monroe County?
Is there a brewing crisis in early intervention childhood services in Western New York?
Monroe County is asking New York State to change the reimbursement rate for early intervention services. Critics are urging the county to increase services and funding. Meanwhile, children and families stand to be the victims in the case of a service shortage. We explore what's happening, and why. In studio:
- Pete Nabozny, policy director at The Children’s Agenda
- Janet Rosenberg, physical therapist with Step by Step Developmental Services
- Brittany Jencik, parent who children benefited from early intervention services