Children with disabilities or suspected delays are children first. All children need individualized interactions and environments, along with a program culture that supports their natural differences.
Explore this resource for strategies around talking with a family about their child's development to strengthen your partnerships.
Learn about the oral health challenges that some children with disabilities face. Explore strategies Head Start staff and parents can use to address these challenges.
Effective Strategies for Supporting Families with Children with Special Needs in Early Head Start-Child Care (EHS-CC) Partnerships
Explore this article to learn about two different approaches to partnerships with families that have children with special needs.