Detecting developmental and behavioral concerns early, and connecting families to appropriate services as soon as possible, can dramatically affect the trajectory of a child’s life. California’s rates of developmental screening are some of the lowest in the country, and the services landscape can be very complex to navigate. We work to increase access to developmental supports and improve the system of delivering services.
Sep 8, 2020
This example to illustrates common challenges and delays families in California face when seeking services for developmental concerns.
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.