Parent Infant Program. Utah Schools for the Deaf Presented by: Gwen deLynn Wells-Longshore. Parent Infant Program. Introduction Provides a variety of home based services Services are implemented through Individual Family Service Plans (IFSP).
Home based services provided by credentialed Early Intervention Hearing Specialists for children and families.
Information is to allow for increased understanding of the child’s unique needs.
Families and children with hearing impairments are targeted in support groups.
Deaf Culture introductions and understandings. Basic information, as well as in-depth information provided.
Learning takes place in the home where the child is comfortable.
Parents’ choices are valued.
Parents are an integral asset in mentoring and involvement. Whole families understand and are immersed in culture.