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Thom Charles River Early Intervention

465 Waverley Oaks Rd., Suite 101, Waltham, MA 02452

Contact Information:
Phone: (781) 894-6564
Fax: (781) 893-5938
Lorraine Sanik, Director

Hours Of Operation:
8:00 - 5:00
Thom Charles River is committed to providing high quality, comprehensive, and family-centered early intervention services to infants, toddlers, their families, and others in the community who care for them. Our nurses, social workers, occupational and physical therapists, speech-language pathologists, mental health counselors, educators, and other specialists are passionate about supporting families and young children. If you have a concern regarding your child’s development, please contact us.

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Latest News

Phyllis A. Fazzio Scholarship Applications Available

Thom Child and Family Services is committed to supporting our employees' ongoing professional development. To both encourage ongoing learning and honor a longtime friend of Thom Child and Family Servi.. Read More >>

Sesame Street Introduces New Character, Julia

In an effort to promote inclusion, acceptance, and empathy to an audience of young viewers, "Sesame Street" will be introducing the show's newest character, Julia, a Muppet with autism. The puppet.. Read More >>

Waltham: Creation of Waltham Interagency Resource Network

One of Thom Charles River Early Intervention's goals for 2017 is to increase communication amongst provider agencies working with families in Waltham for whom English is not their primary language. M.. Read More >>

10 Tips for Raising a Compassionate Infant or Toddler

Recent research shows that infants and toddlers are far more empathetic than we once thought. While they have short fuses, and don’t cope well with sharing, they are capable of being compassiona.. Read More >>

Waltham: Raising a Reader for Spanish Speaking Toddlers

Thom Charles River Early Intervention is looking forward to once again partnering with Raising a Reader Massachusetts. We will be offering this early literacy focused group to Spanish speaking to.. Read More >>

Waltham: Many Thanks to Generous Community Partners

For the fifteenth year in a row, members of the Wellesley Hills Congregational Church provided gifts for more than 85 families. This year we received 375 gifts. The gifts ranged from coats for a w.. Read More >>

Choosing Your Baby's First Pair of Shoes

Picking out your baby’s first pair of shoes is something most parents look forward to. Some parents purchase shoes even before baby is born and can’t wait to put that cute pair of shoes on.. Read More >>