For more information regarding Early Intervention contact Amber Ohlinger at 575-758-4274 x 124.

Early Childhood Intervention is Key

Children grow and learn important skills during their first three years of life. All families want their children to grow and reach their potential, but families of children with disabilities, or delays in development face unique challenges and need extra help. (ECI) is an important resource for all families.

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Los Angelitos Early Childhood Services

Los Angelitos Early Childhood Service is an early intervention  program that provides specialized services and supports to eligible children and their families birth to three years of age, with identified developmental delays or who are at risk for delay.  Los Angelitos is part of the Family Infant Toddler (FIT) Program.


Los Angelitos Playgroup

Come play, learn, and explore with us!  Join the Los Angelitos PLAYGROUP!  Children ages two to four.
(Be advised this is not a Daycare Program.)

Monday to Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 12:oo p.m.

Cost is $5 per hour and a $12 snack fee every six months.  Please call, or email us for more information.

Left to right: Sandra, Michelle & Vanessa
Left to right: Sandra, Michelle & Vanessa

Specialized Services

Three of our staff members are Infant Mental Health Endorsed:
Amber Ohlinger, Baleria Polanco, and Kathy Therot

  • Special Instruction & Developmentally Appropriate Activities
  • Service Coordination
  • Speech & Language Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Vision Services
  • Hearing Services
  • Nutrition Services
  • Social Work Services
  • Psychological Services
  • Family Education & Counseling
  • Medical-Related to Diagnosis & Evaluation
  • Nursing Services
  • Health Services
  • Transportation Services
  • Respite
  • Center Based Playgroup - Ages 2-3 years of age

Day Care Services

For day care service assistance please call New Mexico Kids Resource & Referral at 1-800-691-9067.  Or click their agency name to be re-directed to their website.

YDI Early Head Start Program

YDI Early Head Start provides services for 144 infants and toddlers, in center-based and home-based programs.  The program serves infants and toddlers from 6 weeks to 3 years old.  Taos County provides both center-based and home-based programs for infants and toddlers.


Referrals can be made to the Early Childhood Director, Amber Ohlinger at:
Phone: (575) 758-4274 x 124
Fax: (575) 758-1680

Amber Ohlinger,
Early Childhood Director
Amber Ohlinger, Early Childhood Director