Coaching: An Essential Part of Early Intervention

Coaching: An Essential Part of Early Intervention

Coaching is an important part of your family’s early intervention journey. Parents and providers work together to identify what is going well, what areas may be challenging…

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Annual Open House – Cookies at the Clearinghouse

Join us on Thursday, December 7 from 3:00 – 6:00 pm for a fun, festive event!

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Fall 2023 Newsletter Focuses on Everyday Routines

Our main story focuses on ways families can use everyday routines to work on early intervention outcomes

Family Matters - DaSy Training Zoom Series

Family Matters – DaSy Training Zoom Series

Family Matters Parent Training & Information Center is offering a four-part series to help families understand and analyze data and meaningfully engage in discussions about state and local data.

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Summer newsletter focuses on Outdoor Fun

Summer 2023 EI Clearinghouse Newsletter is now available on our website in English and Spanish…

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Spring Newsletter Focuses on Successful Mealtimes with Babies and Toddlers

The Spring 2023 edition of the Early Intervention Clearinghouse newsletter is available on our website

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Resources and opportunities for families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing

We are excited to share several upcoming opportunities and new resources…


Early Intervention Extended Services Family Survey

The Bureau is requesting your assistance in assessing the current procedures related to engaging in the extension of services through the summer months.

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New Year Message from the Bureau of Early Intervention

A message from  Benny Delgado, Bureau Chief of the Bureau of Early Intervention

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Welcoming Applications for
Illinois Interagency Council on Early Intervention Members

IICEI is currently seeking interested individuals to fulfill several vacancies and expired memberships

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Bureau of Early Intervention Announces Revised Provider Handbook – 5/20/22

The Bureau of Early Intervention (EI) has announced the release of the revised Illinois Early Intervention Provider Handbook draft.

Open House at the Illinois Early Intervention Clearinghouse

Open House at the Illinois Early Intervention Clearinghouse

Please join us for a Springtime Open House celebration at the EI Clearinghouse.


Changes to Illinois Early Intervention Policy and Procedure

IDHS is soliciting public comments regarding EI policies and procedures

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Early Intervention Now Offering E-Pay for Families

IDHS is pleased to announce that beginning Monday, September 20, 2021, EI families can electronically pay their family fees (PDF) via a computer, laptop, smart device, or phone.