Developmental screening will be available the morning of Nov. 4 at Haderlein Elementary School, Girard, for all children from birth to age 5 who may be in need of special education and related services in Crawford County.

Developmental screening will be available the morning of Nov. 4 at Haderlein Elementary School, Girard, for all children from birth to age 5 who may be in need of special education and related services in Crawford County.

Vision, hearing, speech and developmental screenings will be conducted at no cost. This free screening is sponsored by the Southeast Kansas Interlocal 637 and the local school districts serving Pittsburg, Cherokee, Girard and Arma.

Appointments are necessary. Anyone wishing to schedule an appointment for children from birth to age 2 should call Chrissy O’Ferrell at 620-249-1700. Appointments for children aged 3-5 may be made by calling Jennifer Vaughn at 620-704-6330.

The next screening clinic will be held Feb. 3 at the Family Resource Center, Pittsburg. Screenings will be available by appointment during December and January.