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Part C Grant Application Information

Babies Can't Wait (BCW) is Georgia’s statewide early intervention program for infants and toddlers with special needs, from birth to three years-of-age and their families. The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is the lead agency for administration of the BCW program. As required under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Part C section 34 CFR §§303.110-303.113, “the State must publish its Part C application or policy in a manner that will ensure circulation throughout the State at least 60-days prior to the date on which the application or policy is submitted and allow an opportunity for public comments on the application or policy for at least 30 days during that 60-day publication period.” In order to meet this requirement, BCW invites interested persons to participate in a 60-day public comment period for the Part C Grant Application Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2021 from March 1, 2021 to May 3, 2021. The Part C grant application and revised policy is available for public review at h Comments can be submitted by mail, email, or fax as follows:

(1) Written comments will be received until May 3, 2021:

Babies Can’t Wait

Attn: Jeannine Galloway, Interim Part C Coordinator/Maternal and Child Health Director

2 Peachtree Street NW, 11th Floor

Atlanta, GA 30303-13422


(2) Email comments will be received until May 3, 2021

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Subject line: Part C Public Comment)


(3) Facsimile comments will be received until May 3, 2021

State BCW Office Fax: (404) 738- 0103 Attn: Jeannine Galloway