August has been designated “Child Find Awareness Month” by the Arkansas Department of Education.

“We want all children to be ready for school,” said Arkansas River Educational Services Cooperative Early Childhood Coordinator Wendy James. “If you suspect your child to have a learning disability, please contact James at (870) 730-2962.

The preschool program provides educational evaluation, individualized instruction, speech/language and physical/occupational therapies. The Early Childhood Program provides these services to children ages three to five that have been identified with a disability.