8700 South Kyrene Road • Tempe, AZ 85284
480-541-1000 • District Main Office
Supports and services for preschoolers with developmental delays or disabilities.
Developmental Milestones- Every child is unique. No two children develop, grow, and learn at exactly the same pace. Yet children generally develop in predictable ways. This link provides lists of developmental milestones by age.
Department of Economic Security/Arizona Early Intervention Program (DES/AzEIP)- This is the state agency that provides services and supports for infants and toddlers, birth to three years old who have developmental delays or an established condition which has a high probability of resulting in a developmental delay.
Early Childhood Special Education- Arizona Department of Education
Learn about available healthcare resources for your child with disabilities.
Public Health Agencies
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
Arizona's Medicaid Program
There are several AHCCCS programs available for children under age 19. AHCCCS Care, KidsCare, SOBRA for Children and Arizona Long Term Care are programs that aid children. Young Adult Transitional Insurance (YATI) aids young adults under the age of 21.
Arizona Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)
The Arizona Department of Economic Security/Division of Developmental Disabilities provides needed supports to people who meet the eligibility requirements.
Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS)
The Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS) program is for aged (65 and over), blind, or disabled individuals who need ongoing services at a nursing facility level of care.
Arizona Early Intervention Program
The Arizona Early Intervention Program, also know as AzEIP), is a statewide system of supports and services for families of children, birth to 3, with disabilities or developmental delays.
Office of Children with Special Health Care Needs (OCSHCN)
The Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS)/Office for Children with Special Health Care Needs (OCSHCN) provides leadership, policy, direction, and administration to promote a system of care for children up to age 21.
Children's Rehabilitative Services
Arizona's Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) is a program that provides medical treatment, rehabilitation, and related support services to AHCCCS members who meet the eligibility to be enrolled in CRS.
Information to help navigate the education system for your child with disabilities.
Arizona Department of Education Exceptional Student Services
Arizona Department of Education: IDEA Regulations Q & A
Arizona Department of Education: Understanding Special Education
Traveling the Special Ed Highway- A parent-friendly companion for the Procedural Safeguards Notice
Viaje por la Autopista de Educación Especial- Guía de Viaje Exitoso para Padres de Familia
The Short-and-Sweet IEP Overview
Key Terms to Know in Special Education
Special Education Acronyms
Raising Special Kids- Arizona's Parent Training and Information Center
Arizona Procedural Safeguards Notice
Aviso de las Salvaguardias Procesales
Understanding Evaluation Scores
Section 504 Accommodation Plan (Arizona Department of Education)
Section 504 FAQs (Arizona Department of Education)
Parent & Teacher Guide to 504
Kyrene's Systematic Approach to Social and Emotional Learning- Social and Emotional Support
Kyrene Special Education Acronyms
Kyrene Special Education and Related Services
Kyrene Family Resource Center- The Kyrene Family Resource Center supports basic needs in order for all Kyrene students to achieve their maximum potential.