Statewide Board, Commission and Council meetings provide a forum for parents and professionals to gather information and may also provide an opportunity to give input and testimony that could impact systems.
The First 5 California Commission hearing meets bi-monthly throughout California. View the schedule of meetings.
The Interagency Coordinating Council on Early Intervention (ICC) meets quarterly to provide advice and assistance to the Department of Developmental Services concerning the statewide system of early intervention. The ICC also provides a forum for public input from parents, services providers, service coordinators, and others about federal, state and local policies that support the timely delivery of appropriate early intervention services. View the schedule of meetings.
Contact your local ESFRC for meetings in your area.
Strategies, funded by the California Department of Social Services, Office of Child Abuse Prevention, offers training and technical assistance to family resource centers (FRCs) and family support programs (FSPs) throughout California.
WestEd’s Center for Prevention & Early Intervention provides nationally-recognized training, technical assistance and resources for successful education, special education, early intervention, and child care.
- Medi-Cal 101: Los Puntos Basicos
- Universal Design for Learning
- Policy 101
- Out of the Spotlight: Siblings of Individuals with Special Needs
- No Longer “Special”: Navigating the transition from special education services to the working world
- Self-Care for the Caregiver: Reflect, Relax, Re-energize
- An Introduction to Social Media
For more information on local meetings and trainings please contact your local ESFRC.