About the Program

CDC’s “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” program aims to improve early identification of children with autism and other developmental disabilities so children and families can get the services and support they need.

The program is made up of three components:

Learn the Signs. Act Early. Program Overview pdf icon[8 MB, 2 Pages, Print Only]

Promising Practices

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“Learn the Signs.” and “Act Early.”