What is service coordination?

Service Coordination helps streamline services to children and their families in a way that is simple and organized.


What is a service?

A service is an activity or support that helps children and their families. Families can get services from agencies. organizations, informal supports, such as neighbors or friends.


Is there a document that serves as a guide to Service Coordination?

Yes. The County Service Coordination Mechanism is a document that guides Service Coordination within our county.


How does Service Coordination Work?

You and your family meet with a team to share information and ideas, and decide what services your child should receive. In cooperation with the team, you and your chld will construct a plan how your child will receive services. The team must write the plan following the guidelines of the Service Coordination Mechanism. Your family is a very important part of making the decisions.