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Wyoming

1. State CHIP Program
Kid Care CHIP
Patricia Guzman, Program Manager
Wyoming Department of Health
Office of Healthcare Financing/State Children's Health Insurance Programs
6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 210
Cheyenne, WY 82002
(888) 996-8786; (877) 543-7669 (in WY)
E-mail

2. Early Intervention

Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 2
Geri Smith, Program Manager
Early Intervention and Education Program
Developmental Disabilities Division
Department of Health
6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 186E
Cheyenne, WY 82002
(307) 777-6972 (V/TTY); (800) 996-4769
Web & E-mail

Programs for Children with Disabilities: Ages 3 through 5
Barbara Crane-Jaques, Part B Coordinator
Developmental Disabilities Division
Department of Health
186 E. Qwest Building
6101 Yellowstone Road
Cheyenne, WY 82002
(307) 777-8762
Web & E-mail

3. Education Support

State Department of Education: Special Education
Peg Brown-Clark, State Director
Special Programs Unit
Department of Education
320 W. Main Street
Riverton, WY 82501
(307) 777-2555
Web & E-mail

State Coordinator for NCLB (No Child Left Behind)
Joe Simpson, Deputy State Superintendent
Wyoming Department of Education
Hathaway Building, 2nd Floor
Cheyenne, WY 82002
(307) 777-7674
Web & E-mail

4. Vocational Rehabilitation

State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
Jim McIntosh, Administrator
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Department of Employment
1100 Herschler Building
Cheyenne, WY 82002
(307) 777-7389
Web & E-mail

Coordinator for Transition Services
Donna Thompson, Transition Coordinator
Wyoming State Department of Education
320 W. Main
Riverton, WY 82501
(307) 777-2569
Web & E-mail

Developmental Disabilities

Councils on Developmental Disabilities
Donna Thompson, Transition Coordinator
Wyoming Department of Education
320 W. Main
Riverton, WY 82501
(307) 777-2569
Web & E-mail

6. Mental Health Agency

State Mental Health Agency
Mary Flanderka, Administrator
Mental Health Division
Department of Health
6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 220
Cheyenne, WY 82002-0480
(307) 777-7094
Web

7. Referral Centers

University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Keith A. Miller, Director
Wyoming Institute for Disabilities
University of Wyoming, Department 4298
1000 E. University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071
(307) 766-2761
Web & E-mail

8. Links

Protection and Advocacy Agency
Jeanne Thobro, Executive Director
Protection and Advocacy System, Inc.
320 W. 25th Street
Cheyenne, WY 82001
(307) 632-3497; (800) 632-3491
Web & E-mail
 
Programs for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Children's Special Health Program
Wyoming Department of Health
6101 N. Yellowstone, Suite 420
Cheyenne, WY 82002
(307) 777-7941; (800) 438-5795
Web & E-mail

NICHCY

Updated: August, 2007
A publication of the National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities

 
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