The Early Intervention Central Directory includes links to organizations and projects, here in Illinois, working in early intervention, parenting, developmental delays, special needs, and related topics as well as a listing of early intervention research projects.
- Assessment Tools
- Finding Information and General Help
- Illinois Resources for Early Intervention (EI)
- Professional Associations and Organizations
- Research and Demonstration Projects
- Specific Disabilities and Developmental Delays
This Central Directory is to serve as a statewide resource for families, providers, and other interested groups or individuals to access an array of sources, in accordance with Part C Regulations of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).View Legislation
500.30 Central Directory (View Illinois code).
The State is required by Section 632(7) of IDEA and 34 CFR 303.117 to maintain a Central Directory that is accessible to the general public, including persons with disabilities (i.e., through the lead agency’s website and other appropriate means) and includes accurate, up-to-date information about: