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MN Low Incidence Projects
Dolly Carr
2 Pine Tree Drive, Suite 101, Arden Hills, MN 55082
612-638-1529
mnlowincidenceprojects.org
dolly.carr@metroecsu.org

The Minnesota Low Incidence Projects are designed to assist school districts across the state in fulfilling federal requirements to implement the IDEA, professional development and insuring the availability of high quality staff in the low incidence areas of Special Education. Technical assistance is offered as a regular function of the project. "Low Incidence" refers to disability areas that occur rarely or in low numbers. In Minnesota there are seven disability categories that are considered low incidence: Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH), DeafBlindness (DB), Developmental Cognitive Disabilities(DCD), Physically Impaired (PI), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Vision Impairment (VI), and Severe Multiple Impairment (SMI).

Ages Served:
Birth - 21

Types of disabilities served:
Low Incidence refers to disabilDeaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH), DeafBlindness (DB), Developmental Cognitive Disabilities(DCD), Physically Impaired (PI), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Vision Impairment (VI), and Severe Multiple Impairment (SMI).

Area of Minnesota served:
Statewide

Eligibility criteria:
None

Additional notes:
Technical Assistance

Funding Assistance:

  • Information and Referral

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For listing updates contact:

STAR Program
358 Centennial Office Building
658 Cedar Street
Saint Paul, MN 55155
Phone: 651-201-2640 or toll free 888-234-1267(voice)
MN Relay: 711 or 800-627-3529
Fax: 651-282-6671


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