Looking Upwards Early Intervention

Organization Name: Looking Upwards, Inc.
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2974 East Main Road
Portsmouth, RI 02871
Phone: 401-293-5790
Fax: 401-293-5796
Eligibility: Children must be under age 3 and have a developmental disability or delay in one or more areas. Coverage areas include: Barrington, Bristol, Central Falls, Charlestown, Coventry, Cranston, East Greenwich, East Providence, Exeter, Hopkinton, Jamestown, Johnston, Little Compton, Middletown, Narragansett, New Shoreham, Newport, North Kingstown, North Providence, Pawtucket, Portsmouth, Providence, Richmond, Tiverton, Warren, Warwick, West Warwick, West Greenwich, and Westerly.
Services Provided: Children referred to the Early Intervention Program receive a comprehensive developmental evaluation to determine if they are eligible. One of the goals of Early Intervention is to provide support to families so their children can develop to their fullest potential.
Services are provided in places where children usually play or take part in daily activities. Your comprehensive team of developmental specialists is designed based on your child’s unique needs. Among those who may be on your team are occupational and physical therapists, nurses, educators, speech and language therapists, social workers and service coordinators.

Looking Upwards Early Invention programs also provides services for infant/children with hearing loss.

Looking Upwards Early Intervention
2974 East Main Road
Portsmouth , RI 02871
Provider Profiles: Rhode Island's Early Intervention Program promotes the growth and development of infants and toddlers who have a developmental disability or delay in one or more areas. Developmental disabilities or delays can affect a child’s speech, physical ability, or social skills.
Our programs for children and families facing diverse challenges support children to get the best start in life and to thrive as they grow. Looking Upwards’ specialists bring expertise in child development, behavior management, behavioral health, and autism and other developmental disabilities to their partnership with families. We offer families a network of support through a wide array of services.

Information on additional programs at Looking Upwards can be found in a separate Directory listing.
Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 1/2/2020