Children with Special Health Needs

Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) Special Education Programs Web Page

Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) Special Education Program Web Page provides referral resources for providers, outlines eligibility requirements, and diagrams ISBE special education responsibilities for children over three years old.

First Signs

Covers: healthy development and related concerns, screening and referral processes and treatment, and current research and guidelines. Links to other resources. Note the video "On the Spectrum: Children and Autism" that can be ordered from the site.

Offers free brochures, handouts, and videos to promote the early detection and intervention when dealing with children’s early sensory, motor, and communication delays.


National Coordinating Center for Epilepsy

Children With Epilepsy at School