Service provided by the Health Planning Council of Southwest Florida, Inc.



Early Steps Southwest Florida

Counties served:

Collier, Glades, Hendry, Lee


Early Steps is an early intervention program serving children age 0-3 with developmental delays or disabilities, and their families. Early Steps connects families with professionals who teach them how to improve the development of their children through everyday activities. Early Steps services are based on Early Steps evaluations and your family's concerns, resources, and goals.


8961 Daniels Center Dr, #401, Fort Myers, FL, 33912
239-433-6700, 866-547-2793 (toll free)
Fax: 239-433-6706


Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Direct services are available at flexible hours.)


Evaluations to determine eligibility are provided at no cost to families regardless of income. Children birth to three years old who are suspected to have a developmental delay or have been diagnosed with a condition likely to lead to developmental delay should be referred to the local Early Steps program.


We provide info for resources in these Southwest Florida counties: