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Division for Early Childhood (DEC)

Supports families of young children who have or are at risk for developmental delays and disabilities

Early Steps / Children's Medical Services

Support for infants and toddlers with special needs and their families

Florida Early Learning and Developmental Standards for four-year-olds (2011)

Florida KidCare

Provides children's health insurance for uninsured children under age 19.

Florida's Central Directory

Provides information and referral on services for disabilities and special health care needs.


Florida's Transition Project

Assist local communities in establishing trained teams to develop seamless transition among agencies to benefit young children 


Head Start

Serves the child development needs of preschool children (birth through age five) and their families.

National Assoc. for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

Promotes excellence in early childhood education

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities

Central source of information on disabilities for infants, toddlers and youth

Office of Early Learning

Supports increased opportunities for young children to achieve educational success

Redlands Christian Migrant Association

Quality child care and early education for children of migrant farm workers and rural, low-income families throughout Florida 


Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program (VPK)

Provides every four-year old child in Florida a high quality pre-kindergarten program.

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