LifeSkills First Steps Point of Entry Office (POE) is the starting place for families with children from birth to 3 years who have concerns about their child’s development. First Steps is Kentucky’s Early Intervention System (KEIS) which coordinates services including screenings, evaluations, assessments, developmental intervention, speech therapy, occupational therapy and a variety of other services to meet the specific needs of children and their families. First Steps is an educational program in which parents are actively involved in learning strategies to assist in the child’s development.
Anyone in the community can make a referral by calling (270) 901-5749 or toll free in the 10 county Barren River District 1-800-643-6233.
Program Manager: Hope Rice (270) 901-5000 ext 1107
For more information about First Steps, click here.
For your convenience forms are provided in three formats:
The first format is a PDF documant that can be downloaded to you computer, printed, filled out by hand and returned by mailing to the address on the form (or faxed to the number indicated).
The second format is a Microsoft Word document that can be downloaded to your computer, printed, filled out by hand and returned by mailing to the address on the form (or faxed to the number indicated).
The third format is a PDF document that can likewise be downloaded to your computer, completed by filing out the fields on the form electronically and submitted by clicking the SUBMIT button and sending the form to us as an email attachment.
Hopefully, one of these formats will work for you. In the event you do experience problems submitting a form, then call us at (270)901-5749 and we will gladly send you a paper copy in the mail.