Health Department

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our administration office at 10777 Main Street in Fairfax is open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Clinic services are not offered at this location.

703-246-2411
TTY 711

10777 Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22030

Gloria Addo-Ayensu, M.D., M.P.H.,
Director of Health

Infant Development

Do you have concerns about your baby's development? Contact us; early intervention services can make a difference.

What Is the Infant Development Program?

The Program:

  • Helps your family learn ways to encourage your child to develop new skills
  • Provides support and referral services to your family and child as needed

Who Is Eligible for the Program?

  • Parents and/or medical providers who have concerns about development and are
  • Residents of Fairfax County, Fairfax City or Falls Church City and have
  • Infants 0-2

What Services Will My Child Get?

Services may include:

  • Screening and Evaluation
  • Specialized teaching
  • Referrals to other services as needed
  • Visits by a Public Health Nurse

Who Provides Services?

  • A physical therapist
  • A pediatrician
  • A public health nurse
  • Speech language pathologist

Where Can I get Services?

Signs of Possible Concerns

  • Stiff or floppy muscles
  • Not sitting alone by one year
  • Not walking by 18 months
  • Clumsy or falls often
  • Trouble seeing or hearing
  • Not speaking by age 2
  • Medical history that puts your child at risk (e.g. premature birth)

Resources

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