Presentation on theme: "An Early Childhood Roundtable CTEVBI LAX Marriott April, 24,2010."— Presentation transcript:
An Early Childhood Roundtable CTEVBI LAX Marriott April, 24,2010
Introductions Beth Moore, Itinerant Teacher of the Visually Impaired, SVUSD Sue Parker-Strafaci, Director of Child Development Services, Braille Institute
What Do I Do Now? Changing Landscape What we knew: What we think we do now:
Who Serves Birth to Three- VI? Low Incidence Hi Risk ( Preemies) LEA Regional Center
Learning From our Collective Experience What happens in your area, or school district? What is working? How are changes communicated?
Needed now more than ever…Your Ideas and Suggestions! Understanding Early Start and Prevention Plans. Communication Strategies between agencies Case Scenarios
Goal: Reducing Confusion and Earlier Service Delivery What have you found works in your area? How do we help families access community resources while eligibility is determined?
What Are Your Favorite “Go –To” Resources?
Summary Points Birth to Three service eligibility has changed in California. Become familiar with Early Start and Prevention Plan eligibility Network with service providers to determine creative ways to help families access services Develop neighborhood friends who may be your best resources.
Thank You for Joining Us! Contact us at: Beth Moore Sue Parker-Strafaci