Early Childhood CARES provides early intervention and early childhood special education to infants, toddlers and preschool age children in Lane County.
Services are individually designed to address the special needs of the young child with developmental delays or disabilities.
All services are free of charge to eligible children. Watch a quick video about Early Childhood CARES and the services it provides.
Early Childhood CARES is affiliated with the College of Education, University of Oregon.
Parent Resource for Inclement Weather
In the event of inclement weather, first check your local school district for delays or closures.
If your local district has a delayed start, Early Childhood CARES classes will be cancelled. Afternoon classes will run as scheduled.
If your local district is closed due to inclement weather, Early Childhood CARES classes will be canceled.
Districts that have school closures do not provide transportation.
For additional information, contact your child’s service coordinator.