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.

Local Education Programs

Beginning Rhythms and Keys to Caregiving – Overview 2020

Parent-Child Interaction Feeding And Teaching Assessment Scale Certification Course 2020 (NCAST)

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)


Safe First Year for Families

Safe First Year for Professionals

Healthcare and Early Education Resources


2020 Local Public Health Community Contacts