Brief • Sep 8, 2020
California’s low developmental screening rate and complicated early identification and intervention system lead to service delays. This example illustrates common challenges and delays families in California face when seeking services. Our example family interacts with five different systems over the course of 15 months. The child finally receives services by his 2nd birthday, only after high levels of parent advocacy and community support.
May 6, 2020
Now is a critical time to evaluate and improve California’s early identification and intervention (EII) system by leveraging the state’s existing county Help Me Grow (HMG) systems.
Sep 15, 2020
This brief details Leticia DeGracia's journey through California's Early Identification and Intervention System with two of her children.