Special Kids, Special Care believes that health and early education professionals caring for premature and medically fragile infants and young children should have access to educational opportunities to maintain and increase their skills and knowledge in the care they provide to families.  Special Kids, Special Care will identify and disseminate information as well as develop needed interdisciplinary educational programs that promote collaboration and coordination of care on behalf of families.

Special Resources for Health Professionals Related to COVID 19

CDC Talking with Children about Coronavirus

Healthy Children American Academy of Pediatrics 

John Hopkims – Avoidng COVID 19

TelePlay Supplementary Workbook

National Association of School Psychologist

Rocky Mt. PBS

Zero to Three – Tips for Families about Coronavirus

 

2020 Family Support Grant Information and Application 

2020 Family Support Grant Application

2020 English NICU Parent Community Resource Guide 7-1-20

 

2020 Special Kids, Special Care Education Calendar

 

Health Professionals Education Programs

2020 Beginning Rhythms and Keys to Caregiving Programs – Overview

2020 Parent-Child Interaction Feeding and Teaching Assessment Scale Training

NICU Consortium Archives

 

National Education Programs Link

 

Professional Resources 

Position Statement on LBW, Prematurity and Early Intervention

Transitioning the Premature Infant Home Tool Kit

Promoting Young Children’s Socioemotional Development in Primary Care (2016)

Whole-Family-Wellness-for-Early-Childhood

Safe First Year for Families

Safe First Year for Professionals

Healthcare and Early Education Resources

 

2020 Local Public Health Community Contacts