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Frequently Asked Questions

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Where can I find information about preschool evaluations and services?

Early Childhood Direction Centers


I am concerned my child may have autism.  Where can I learn more?

New York State Department of Health-Early Intervention-Autism


I reside in Suffolk County.  Where can I learn more about the services available to my child with special needs?

Suffolk County Department of Health-Services for Children with Special Needs


Where can I learn more about special education services in New York State?

New York State Special Education

New York State Education Department- Assistance for Parents


Are there resources available to help with living costs?

Office of Children and Family Services-Resources for Families


Where can I learn more about helping my child on the autism spectrum?

Autism Speaks Tool Kits


How can I find out if my child is eligible for OPWDD services?

OPWDD Eligibility



Medicaid Service Coordination is being replaced, where I can learn more?

OPWDD Care Coordination Organizations / Health Homes (CCO/HH)


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