Child Find

What is Child Find?

Child Find is a nation-wide effort to locate all children with disabilities, ages birth through twenty-one, who are not receiving educational services. Child Find is a part of Special Education in Louisiana schools. It is designed to identify, locate, and evaluate children who may be in need of special education services and are not currently enrolled in school.

WHICH CHILDREN ARE ELIGIBLE?

Children ages 3 through 21, who may have a special need in one or more of the following areas:

  • Speech or Language
  • Vision or Hearing
  • Physical or OrthopedicAdaptation
  • Emotional Development
  • Social Development
  • Learning Development
  • Intellectual Development

WHOM DO I CONTACT?

If you know of any individuals who have disabilities, are between the ages of 3-21 years, and who are not receiving special educational services contact:

Sharon Frith
Division of Student Services
(318)388-3747 Ext 5217

2017 Child Find Letter