About

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OUR MISSION

NEKITS is committed to providing quality, timely, effective early intervention services to eligible children ages birth to 36-months living in the counties of Atchison, Brown, Doniphan, Douglas (USD 343), Jackson, Jefferson, Nemaha and Pottawattomie (USD 322).

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OUR SERVICES

NEKITS provides crucial early intervention that can make all the difference in the life of a child and their parents. Services are provided at NO COST to families on an individual need and include:

  • Assistive Technology

  • Audiology (hearing) services

  • Family Service Coordination

  • Family Training, Counseling (home visits)

  • Health Services

  • Medical Services (for diagnosis and/or evaluation)

  • Nursing Services

  • Nutrition

  • Occupational Therapy

  • Physical Therapy

  • Psychological Services

  • Sign Language and Cued Speech

  • Social Work Services

  • Special Instruction

  • Speech-Language Services

  • Transportation and Related Costs

  • Vision Services

WHO WE CAN HELP

NEKITS works with children ages birth to 36-months who have: 

  • Autism

  • Hearing Loss

  • Vision Loss

  • Down's Syndrome

  • Chromosomal/ Genetic Defects

  • Feeding Difficulties

  • Cerebral Palsy

  • Language Delays

  • Motor Delays

  • Torticolis

  • Cleft Palate

  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

  • Behavior Concerns

  • and many more...

 

Early Intervention Step-by-Step

This is an overview of the steps your family may take while participating in early intervention services.
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Primary Service Provider Model

Northeast Kansas Tiny-K providers follow a PSP (Primary Service Provider Model) of service delivery, using evidence-based interventions including coaching interactions during early intervention visits to help parents develop their abilities to help their child grow and develop.