The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) invites public comments on its Annual Application under Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) from January 30, 2013 through March 18, 2013. The application is available for review at CPAC, CT Independent Living Centers, SERC, and United Way of CT/211. The application can also be viewed on the Birth to Three website.
Comments may be submitted no later than March 18, 2013 to Lynn S. Johnson, Department of Developmental Services, 460 Capitol Avenue in Hartford, Connecticut, via fax at 860-418-6003 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Two public hearings will also be held. The first will be held on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at State Education Resource Center located at 25 Industrial Park Road in Middletown, Connecticut. The second will be held on Thursday, March 14, 2013 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the DDS Central Office located at 460 Capitol Avenue in Hartford, Connecticut.
Written, oral or email comments must be received by March 18, 2013 to be considered. They may result in modifications to the proposed application and will be forwarded to the Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education.