DHEC BabyNet, Lower Savannah Health Dist.

General Information
Description of ProgramBabyNet is for children under the age of 3 who are learning or developing slowly. It offers services to help the child and family address the delays or disability. Some of the services that the child may get are:

* Medical care
* Physical therapy
* Social work services
* Psychological services

Services are chosen based on a custom plan for the child created by BabyNet and the family. Some of the services are provided directly by BabyNet. If a service is not available from BabyNet, BabyNet will arrange for another agency to provide the service(s).
Geographic AreaAiken, Allendale, Barnwell
Public TransportationAssistance may be provided in obtaining transportation to ensure that the child receives needed services.
Intake ProcedureTo refer a child to BabyNet, call the CareLine at 1-800-868-0404. Anyone may refer a child (parents, friends, doctors, day care providers, etc.)
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree
Hours of Operation8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.
Contact Information
Contact's PositionBabyNet Coordinator
Physical Site Address 1Aiken County Health Department
Physical Site Address 2828 Richland Ave., W.
Physical Site City, State, ZipAiken, SC 29801
Main Phone(803) 643-7132
Fax(803) 643-643-7132
Web Addresswww.scdhec.gov/health/mch/cshcn/programs/babynet/
Additional Information
Secondary ServicesAudiological Evaluation/Services, Developmental Evaluation, Occupational Therapy/Evaluation, Service Coordination, Speech-Language Therapy/Evaluation, Assistive Technology Expenses, Advocacy - Individual, Medical Appointment Transportation, Nutritional As
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
DHEC BabyNet, Central Office
This Program: DHEC BabyNet, Lower Savannah Health Dist.
Affiliated Services: Consumer/Family Training
Early Intervention Services