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IFSP/IEP – Program Participation and Inclusion


NOCAC Head Start/Early Head Start includes provisions for including children with a disability in all activities.



NOCAC Head Start/Early Head Start ensures enrolled children with disabilities, including but not limited to those who are eligible for services under IDEA, and their families receive all applicable program services delivered in the least restrictive possible environment and that they fully participate in all program activities.  NOCAC Head Start reserves at least 10% of enrollment for children with disabilities.


Forms and Additional Guidance:

This policy complies with the following

Head Start Program Performance Standard:    1302.60
ODJFS Child Care Manual:    
CACFP Regulation:    
Caring for Our Children:    
Other Sources:    


Effective Date:   8/7/17 Reviewed Date:   6/9/22
Approved By Policy Council:   8/7/17 Revision Approved By Policy Council:    
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