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Early Steps Program COVID-19 Resources

The Early Steps State Office is committed to providing information and resources during the COVID-19 pandemic. Send specific questions pertaining to implementation of IDEA, Part C to: CMS_EarlySteps_Covid19@flhealth.gov

Florida Department of Health

Early Steps State Office Policy Handbook

A Guide to COVID-19 and Early Childhood Development

AHCA COVID-19 Alerts

AHCA COVID-19 Medicaid Information

Autism Navigator Online Professional Courses

Bipartisan Policy Center: How the CARES Act Impacts Child Care

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Center on the Developing Child COVID-19 Resources 

Coronavirus (COVID-19): SBA Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

Early Childhood Personnel Center Resources for Families

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center

Fundera Small Business Grants 


National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management Tele-Intervention Services

Providing Pediatric Physical Therapy Services via Telepractice

Salesforce Care Small Business Grants 

Save Small Business Fund 

Should I Get Tested?

US Department of Education

Suspension Indicator

Idea Part C Procedural Safeguards

Idea Part C Use of Funds

Idea Part C Dispute Resolution Procedures

Virtual Home Visiting Quick Reference - Family Guidance

Virtual Home Visiting Quick Reference - Provider Guidance

(IDEA) Part C evaluation and assessment timelines in the current COVID-19 environment

Early Steps Program Operational Guidance: COVID-19