Badger Independent Public School District

Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) - Birth to Two

Services and support for eligible infants and toddlers with developmental concerns and disabilities and their families.

Description

Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) is a system of services and supports for infants and toddlers with developmental concerns and disabilities.

These services can include a referral through the Help Me Grow Minnesota referral system to determine if further steps are necessary. Further steps may include screening; evaluation; assessment including family concerns, priorities, and resources; and services.

These services are provided by licensed early childhood special education teachers and/or other therapists and can be at home, at a childcare setting, in other natural environments (wherever families spend their time), or within a school-based setting.

All services happen through the family's school district of residence.

Features

  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients
  • Specialization
    • Children and/or youth with disabilities

Eligibility

Children ages birth through age 2 who are eligible or those believed of having developmental concerns or disabilities

Application Instructions

Program referrals can be made online.

After a referral is made through the Help Me Grow Minnesota referral system, the child's resident school district will contact the family to arrange for a screening or evaluation to determine if a child is eligible for Infant and Toddler Intervention.

Fee

All services are free to eligible families regardless of income level or immigration status

Location

110 E Carpenter Ave, Badger, MN, 56714

Area Served

Badger Public School District

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 218-874-8215
  • Main - District Office: 218-528-3201

Email

NWRICHelpMeGrow@nwric.com

Websites

Other Services at this Location

Last Update

2/1/2023