Notice of Public Participation – Annual AzEIP Application

NOTICE OF PUBLIC PARTICIPATION/COMMENT OPPORTUNITY
APPLICATION FOR FUNDS UNDER
PART C OF THE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES EDUCATION ACT
FEDERAL FISCAL YEAR 2017 (July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018)

The Arizona Early Intervention Program is a statewide program for infants and toddlers, birth to three years of age, with disabilities and their families implemented through a partnership between the Arizona Department of Economic Security (ADES), Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (ASDB), Arizona Department of Health Services (DHS), Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), and the Arizona Department of Education (ADE).

The Arizona Department of Economic Security, Arizona Early Intervention Program (ADES/AzEIP), as the Lead Agency for Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), is seeking public comment on Arizona’s proposed Federal Fiscal Year 2017 Application for Federal Funds ( July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018).  This is an opportunity for you to review and provide input and suggestions.

The Arizona Department of Economic Security, Arizona Early Intervention Program (ADES/AzEIP) will accept input on the application through April 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. The proposed application is available atwww.azdes.gov/AzEIP.  If you are unable to access the application electronically, please contact DES/AzEIP at (602) 532-9960 or by e-mail atDCFEFinance@azdes.gov.

Comments may be made:
(1)          in writing to DES/AzEIP at 1789 West Jefferson Street, 2nd Floor NE corner, Phoenix, AZ 85007 or DCFEFinance@azdes.gov by 4:00 pm April 4, 2017.
(2)          in writing or verbally at the following public comment hearings:

Date Time Location
Thursday, March 15, 2017 4:30-6:00 PM DES/DDD
6740 South Tucson Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85756
Conference Call in is available 1-877-820-7831 passcode 719314
Friday, March 16, 2017 2:00 PM-4:00 PM Arizona Capital Museum
1700 West Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Conference Call in is available 1-877-820-7831 passcode 719314
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