Developmental Monitoring and Screening

We work to increase awareness of monitoring developmental milestones. Developmental monitoring and screening identifies early signs of developmental disabilities and delays that may be related to factors like genetics or exposures like Zika, alcohol, or opioids.

Act Early Network

Act Early Network: Collaborative initiative that supports state and territory efforts to improve early identification of autism and other developmental disabilities. Subscribe to the quarterly newsletter to stay up-to-date!
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Act Early Ambassadors Project

Act Early Ambassadors Project: State and territory community change agents serve as liaisons to the “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” Program. Learn More >

 

Early Childhood Special Interest Group

Early Childhood Special Interest Group: Discussion group for AUCD Network members on critical issues related to early childhood. Learn More >

 

Autism Special Interest Group

Autism Special Interest Group: Discussion group for AUCD Network members on critical issues related to Autism. Learn More >

 

Community of Practice on Parenting, Behavioral Concerns & Strategy:  Seeking Innovations Together

Three states (Alaska, Connecticut, and Kentucky) are collaborating with AUCD and CDC to develop and implement innovative strategies to connect the current evidence base across systems that serve young children and parents. These states were selected through a competitive application process and receive a stipend through the AUCD-CDC cooperative agreement.