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We are excited to announce that Chapters 1-3 of the recently revised Service Coordination Handbook are now available on the Neighborhood! The new chapters include:

These latest additions join Chapters 6-8 in the "Service Coordination Handbook" section of the Neighborhood. Click on the links above, or the images below, to check out the new chapters, and stay tuned for mor chapters to be released later this year!


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 Also available in the Neighborhood: You may wish to print and keep the Service Coordination Handbook in a 3-ring binder. To assist you, we have published the front and back covers of the Handbook, its table of contents, and a printable "spine" for your binder! You can find these here:

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The family assessment is a key component of the IFSP development process. Assessment of Family Strengths and Needs is an excerpt from the Early Start Service Coordination Handbook that provides guidance on gathering information about a family's resources, priorities and concerns. This resource addresses topics such as service coordinator responsibilities, tools to gather information, and quality practices to support families. Assessment of Family Strengths and Needs can be viewed online or printed as its own resource, or as an accompaniment to your copy of the Service Coordination Handbook. 

This resource is related to one or more competencies in the ICC-Recommended Early Start Personnel Manual (ESPM). To find out more, visit this resource in the Neighborhood here.

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