As used in this part, service coordination services mean services provided by a service coordinator to assist and enable an infant or toddler with a disability and the child’s family to receive the services and rights, including procedural safeguards, required under this part.
Each infant or toddler with a disability and the child’s family must be provided with one service coordinator who is responsible for—
Coordinating all services required under this part across agency lines; and
Serving as the single point of contact for carrying out the activities described in paragraphs (a)(3) and (b) of this section.
Service coordination is an active, ongoing process that involves—
Assisting parents of infants and toddlers with disabilities in gaining access to, and coordinating the provision of, the early intervention services required under this part; and
Coordinating the other services identified in the IFSP under §303.344(e) that are needed by, or are being provided to, the infant or toddler with a disability and that child’s family.
Last modified on May 2, 2017