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Helpful Resources for Families and Providers

It is essential that all stakeholders have access to resources and tools to support their understanding of the Early Intervention processes in Iowa. The Iowa Department of Education, Area Education Agencies (AEAs), and community partner agencies continue to collaborate to provide valuable resources for families and providers.

For Providers



Forms and Model Letters

IEP/IFSP Services and Supports

Procedural Safeguards and Rights

Learn About Iowa Special Education

In Iowa, under the supervision of the Iowa Department of Education, AEAs, local districts, and partnering agencies engage in ongoing collaboration to ensure individualized early intervention and special education services and support for all eligible individuals at no cost to the family.