Riverside Cambridge/Somerville Early Intervention The Guidance Center

Riverside Cambridge/Somerville Early Intervention The Guidance Center

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Contact Information

The Guidance Center
Contact: Lee King LCSW, Director
Email Address: leeking@riversidecc.org
Phone: 617-629-3919 x164
Alternate Phone: 617-625-6546
Fax: 617-629-4644

12 Tyler Street Somerville, MA 02143
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Riverside Cambridge/Somerville Early Intervention


Riverside Early Intervention provides educational, therapeutic, and supportive services to children from birth to age 3. The children we see have, or are at risk of having, delays in their development. We are a family-centered program that works to empower families to meet their children’s individual needs through education, training, and support.

All members of the Riverside Early Intervention team are certified as Early Intervention specialists by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. We have two early intervention service locations, one in Needham and the other in Somerville. Our team includes:

  • Development Specialists
  • Social Workers
  • Mental Health Clinicians
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech and Language Pathologists

Service Types

  • Early Intervention
  • Physical Therapy
  • Socialization Activities
  • Speech Therapy

Program Type

  • Education

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Birth Defects
  • Blind
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Health Impairment
  • Cleft Lip & Palate
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Deaf
  • DeafBlind
  • Developmental Delay Birth to 3
  • Developmental Disability
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Growth Disorders
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Heart Disorder
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Multiple Disability
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Rare disorders/low incidence
  • Rett Syndrome
  • Speech Impairment
  • Spina Bifida
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • Haitian-Creole
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Free Transport
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Services at Home
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: DPH
  • Fees: MassHealth, Private Insurance, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DPH