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Early intervention referrals for children plummeted in NYC during first lockdown

01.15.2021 | Politico (Pro) | “An estimated 3,000–6,000 young children in New York City were never identified as potentially having a developmental delay or disability,” the group said in a release, adding about a quarter of the 33,000 children already receiving services had them interrupted due to “lack of technology, because teletherapy proved ineffective, or because helping children under age 3 participate in remote services proved logistically impossible for some parents.” Read article