CHP First Steps – Early Intervention Program Community Health Programs

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Contact Information

Community Health Programs
Contact: Jana Pfeiffer, Program Director
Email Address:
Phone: 413-644-0104 xX1155
Fax: 413-528-2863

442 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington, MA 01230
Area Served: West

Map Location CHP First Steps – Early Intervention Program


Massachusetts Department of Public Health Certified early intervention program. Early Intervention is an integrated Developmental service available to the families of children between birth and three years of age for whom there are developmental concerns due to identified delays or disabilities, or whose typical development is at risk due to certain birth or environmental circumstances. 

First Steps is an Early Intervention program for families with children who have developmental delays or disabilities, or who are at-risk for such delays. We provide play-based educational and therapeutic services for infants and toddlers (between birth and age three) living in South Berkshire County. First Steps is certified by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.

Service Types

  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Early Intervention
  • Family Support
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities
  • Speech Therapy

Program Type

  • Education

Populations Served

  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Birth Defects
  • Blind
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cleft Lip & Palate
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Deaf
  • Developmental Delay Birth to 3
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Mental Illness
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Free Transport
  • Near Public Transportation

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service, MassHealth, Private Insurance
  • Licensed By: DPH