611 N. Canal

(575) 887-2272

  • Center-based activities in an environment that stimulates learning and interaction with peers
  • A parent-complete child-monitoring program to follow a child’s growth and development from 8 weeks to 5 years
  • Locations in both Carlsbad and Artesia, NM

Infant Massage Instruction:

  • Nurturing touch can relieve stress in both parent & baby
  • Relaxes and soothes
  • Increases confidence and sensitivity to baby’s cues
  • Stimulates growth & healthy development
  • Enhances ability to understand baby’s special needs
  • Releases stress and helps babies sleep better
  • Helps relieve gas and symptoms of colic
  • Focuses on bonding between caregiver and child

There is no charge for service coordination or initial evaluation. Further services are funded through medicaid and State funds. 

child development services

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1209 W. Hermosa Drive

(575) 736-1170

CARC, INC. 902 W. Cherry Ln, Carlsbad, NM 88220   *    (575)8871570   *  info@carcinc.org

  • Service Coordination/Case Management
  • Respite
  • Comprehensive developmental screening, assessment and eligibility evaluation
  •  Home-based services, such as developmental instruction, in the child’s home or other community settings
  • Activities designed to promote walking, talking and muscle coordination, which enhance the child’s overall developmental skills
  • Access to developmental evaluations and therapies; occupational, speech, and physical therapy, as well as infant mental health services, nutrition services, vision and hearing impairment services.
  • Family Counseling
  • Water Therapy
  • Transportation for eligible families​