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Early Childhood Special Education provides opportunities for growth and support of children and their families.

Eligibility

Any child between birth and five years with a demonstrated developmental delay and who meets eligibility criteria in early childhood special education is eligible to receive services. If you would like to make a referral for an evaluation or to discuss developmental concerns with an intake facilitator, please contact:

0-3 years old, developmental concerns including speech and/or language development

Claire Becerra, Secretary
NW Hennepin Help Me Grow
Willow Lane Early Childhood Center
763.585.7335

3-5 years old, developmental concerns including speech and/or language development

Angie Carlson, Secretary
Willow Lane Early Childhood Center
763.585.7301

Models

Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) services support children ages 0-3 in the home setting and children ages 3-5 in school based and community based programs.

Students who qualify for special education may receive services from ECSE teachers, speech/language, pathologists, occupational therapist, and/or physical therapists depending on individual student needs.

Sites

Contact

Kandi Larson
Coordinator
763.585.7302