STAR, Inc. is a local, not-for-profit organization serving over 500 individuals of all ages who have developmental disabilities, as well as providing support services to their families locally in Connecticut. STAR's services begin with infants and toddlers. STAR's birth-to-three early intervention enhances development, minimizes delays and strengthens the capacity of families to help their children reach age-appropriate milestones. STAR creates opportunities for individuals with developmental disabilities to live full lives with independence, freedom of choice and personal growth by providing support, services and advocacy. STAR informs and encourages the community to recognize and appreciate the value of all individuals. STAR's goal is the inclusion of all individuals with disabilities in their community.