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Wabasha County Public Health

Follow Along Program

Wabasha County Public Health Services

411 Hiawatha Dr E, Wabasha, MN, 55981-1573

Distance: 973 Miles

(651) 565-5200

Website

https://www.health.state.mn.us/people/childrenyouth/fap/index.html

Service Details

Description

The Follow Along Program helps to make sure children are playing, talking, growing, moving, and behaving like others the same age.


It helps parents:
* Learn and ask questions about child development and health
* Figure out "what to teach" and "at what age" to teach it
* Get information about other helping services


How it works:
* Parents get a call or visit from a public health department early childhood professional to learn about their child.
* Questionnaires that ask how their child is growing, playing, talking, moving, and acting are sent to parents when their child reaches certain ages.
- Results are shared and if there are concerns, a nurse or other professional contacts the parent about what they can do.


This service ends when a child passes 36 months old. At that time, parents get information about how to enroll their children in a different program called Early Childhood Screening.


Features

  • Specialization
    • Children and/or youth with disabilities 

Eligibility

Parents of children age 36 months (three years) and younger


Application Instructions

Two ways to enroll:
* Online at https://followalongprogram.web.health.state.mn.us
* By contacting your local public health department from the list of contacts found at https://www.health.state.mn.us/people/childrenyouth/fap/follow2.html


Fees

There is no fee for this service.


Area Served

Wabasha County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (651) 565-5200
FAX (651) 565-2637

Last Update

8/22/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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