Child Find

Child Find

Arizona Child Find

Child find is a component of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA ’04) that requires PEAs (Public Education Agency)to locate, identify, and evaluate all children with disabilities, aged birth through 21, located within their geographical boundaries who are in need of early intervention or special education services.

Child find applies to children who are:

Suspected of having a disability even though they are advancing from grade to grade
Highly mobile, such as migrant and homeless
Wards of the state
Private school students
Homeschool students

Parent Information Sheet on Child Find

Child Development Milestones Birth to 17 Years Old


To participate in Child Find, please contact 

Nicole Lee, Administrative Assistant for Special Education and Federal Programs 
(623) 388-2122