California Early Intervention Technical Assistance Network (CEITAN)

The California Early Intervention Technical Assistance Network (CEITAN) provided training, technical assistance, and support to agencies and programs regarding early intervention services for infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families.


  • Facilitated the implementation of an Early Start statewide Comprehensive System of Personnel Development required by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Part C
  • Administered the Early Start Online Institutes, designed to address early intervention competencies and skill building for Early Start service coordinators and early interventionists
  • Coordinated special topic trainings and forums on topics such as assessment and evaluation, natural environments, and family issues

CEITAN was funded by the California Department of Developmental Services.