As professionals who work with families and their children, you may be asked for resources to support families with the many issues that arise while raising children. Many times parents may turn to you for direction and advice on issues ranging from parenting support and education to discipline and behavior management. Additionally, helping families find the most appropriate resource may be further complicated by individual agency and program criteria.
Screening young children for developmental and behavioral delays and linking them to effective services can provide immediate relief to concerned families and enable providers to adapt their teaching strategies to support the development of each child.
Help Me Grow Marin County is here to help YOU connect families to local resources and support. Help Me Grow offers the following:
- Free developmental and/or behavioral screenings with an evidence-based tool.
- Connection to community resources and service agencies for families.
- Care Coordination and follow-up for families to ensure success of connection to services.
- Reports back to referring provider detailing outcomes of Help Me Grow referral