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Upon getting a diagnosis:

If your child is UNDER 3 years old and you’ve just received a diagnosis, learn more about the Babies Can’t Wait Program at: www.cobbanddouglaspublichealth.com/services/child-health-services/babies-cant-wait/

If your child is 3 years old or older and you’ve just received a diagnosis, call the CCSD Special Education Department: Pre-K: 770-426-3331 or K-12: 770-426-3328


General Overview of Special Education Services
Check the Georgia Department of Education website for current information.

Parent Rights
This video will cover any questions you may have about parent rights; it is also available in Spanish.www.gadoe.org/Curriculum-Instruction-and-Assessment/Special-Education-Services/Pages/Parents-Rights-Videos.aspx

IEP Information
The Georgia Department of Education provides information on IEPs and related resources. www.gadoe.org/Curriculum-Instruction-and-Assessment/Special-Education-Services/Pages/IEP-Resources.aspx

Preparing for a Behavior-Related Meeting

Tips for a Successful School Year
Set the stage for success as your child begins a new school year and/or transitions to a new school.



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