Strategies for Leading and Advocating for Your Part C System in an Effective Way

The Part C Coordinator has the leadership responsibility for administering the early intervention program in a state so that all federal and state requirements are being met including building a high quality early intervention system. Part C Coordinators are expected to understand federal and state regulations, data and program development to provide leadership in assuring that a comprehensive system of supports and services are in place to support infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families. This tool outlines a few tips, strategies, and key questions a new Coordinator should consider as you start your new role.