Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Guidance Document Information
Title Early Intervention Practice Manual
Document ID Part C 09
Summary This manual provides guidance on the regulatory requirements for Virginia's early intervention services system that are designed to protect the health, safety, and welfare of children with disabilities from birth through the age of two and their families to assure access to appropriate early intervention services.
Effective Date 7/9/2021
pdf View document text     Posted On 12/20/2022                 Document on Town Hall
Explanation or Citations Requirements for Virginia's Early Intervention System [12 VAC 35 - 225] This is not a new manual, but it is newly listed on Town Hall as of 12/28/18. Questions should be directed to Kyla Patterson, phone (804) 402-8759 or email -- More information about the early intervention program can be found at

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Public Comment Forums / Change History
Proposed Change Register Date Status
Public Comment Requested on DRAFT Revisions to the DBHDS Guidance Document # Part C 9, the Early Intervention Practice Manual. Specifics: Revisions are proposed for chapters 7, 11, and 12; there is a form attached to Chapter 11 and Chapter 12. The revision to the Infant and Toddler Connection.... 6/7/2021 Forum ended on 7/7/2021 with 2 Comments.

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