Children with Disabilities

Infographic: Young Children with Special Needs

Identifying young children with unique developmental needs, ensuring they receive appropriate and timely services, and helping families navigate eligibility guidelines are key ways Head Start provides inclusive services for children with special needs and their families. Staff can work with families and other care providers to build a foundation for effective development of infants, toddlers, and young children with special needs. Use this infographic to help providers develop their approaches for working with children with special needs and their families.

large infographic depicting the special needs issues for young children

 

Resources

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Early care and education program staff can share these resources to help families learn more about ways to support children with special needs:

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Last Updated: August 13, 2019