2023 Early Start Training Reimbursement Program


DDS has made funds available to reimburse Early Start/Early Intervention Services providers for the cost of training and staff time to attend approved training.

Trainings must be at least one hour in duration and approved topics include:

  • Cultural competency and cultural humility in the delivery of services
  • Reflective practice and supervision
  • Recognizing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Toxic Stress
  • Recognizing and addressing implicit bias in oneself, and in service delivery
  • Supporting early childhood inclusive practices

Online trainings are supported by this program.

Approved trainings can be found at:


This is a time limited program and funds available are capped for each Regional Center.
Interested providers must download and complete the Training Request form, and submit the form to:

Steve Goclowski
Clinical Manager
HRC Department of Community Services 

Enclosure A - ARPA Part C Funding - Reimbursement for Early Start Provider Training
Enclosure B - Provider Training Request Form
Enclosure C - Provider Training Verification Form
Directive to RCs Reimbursement for ES Provider Training