Early Learning and Education



Early Support for Infants and Toddlers (ESIT)
Located within the Department of Early Learnind (DEL), the ESIT program provides services to children bith to age 3 who have disabilities or developmental delays. Visit website

Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program and Head Start (ECAP) and Head Start
Comprehensive preschool programs that provide free services and support to to help ensure all Washington children enter kindergarten ready to succeed. Visit website

Office of the Education Ombudsman
Resolves complaints, disputes, and problems between families and Washington State elementary and secondary schools in all areas that affect student learning. Visit website | Phone: 1-866-297-2597

Special Education Technology Center
Assists with the special technology needs of special education students. Visit website.



2017

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  • Informing Families is a partnership for better communication, provided by the Washington State Developmental Disabilities Council in collaboration with the Washington State Developmental Disabilities Administration and other partners throughout the state.