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Service Providers

Autism Research Institute
Autism Society of America
National Autism Association
FEAT National Organization
National Vaccine Information Center
TEST Foundation
Weisskopf Center for the Evaluation of Children (WCEC)
University of Louisville
571 South Floyd Street
Louisville, KY 40202
For referrals, call 502-852-5331
The WCEC, a division of the University of Louisville School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics, was established to help children who have special needs realize their full potential. At the WCEC, children with developmental, learning, and behavioral disorders receive appropriate diagnostic and intervention services. Genetic evaluation and genetic counseling are provided to children and adults who have or who are at risk of having a birth defect or genetic disorder. Referrals to the Center are initiated from a wide range of sources, including physicians, nurses, school systems, health care agencies, and therapists.
First Steps
270-442-6223 or 1-800-648-6599
First Steps is a statewide early intervention system which provides services to children from birth to age three with developmental disabilities and their families. First Steps is Kentucky's response to the federal initiative called the Infant-Toddler Program (ITP) established by Public Law 99-457 Part C. First Steps offers comprehensive services through coordination with a variety of community agencies and service disciplines. First Steps is administered by the Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs within the Cabinet for Health Services.
Easter Seals West Kentucky
Contact name: Tara Beyer
801 North 29th Street
Paducah, KY 42001
Easter Seals West Kentucky - Intervention Services at Easter Seals West Kentucky Child Development Center are for children with special needs who need a little extra help learning and developing. Early Intervention is a key part of giving children the boost they need to succeed. Services include developmental intervention, speech therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy. Services are provided at our center for children from birth to 16 years. For more information about us contact www.eswky.easterseals.com.
Hampton Physical Therapy
Leslie Crider, OT/Sensory Integration Therapy/PT
5150 Village Square Drive
Paducah KY 42001


HORSES (Helping Others Reach Success through Equestrian Services) Inc.
1210 Wadesboro Rd.
Dexter, KY