What is Child Find ?

FDLRS Child Find Specialists, in coordination with school districts, locate young children who are potentially eligible for services under the Individual with Disabilities Act (IDEA).

FDLRS Child Find provides diagnostic screening, placement coordination, training, and support to parents of young children who have or are at risk of developing disabilities.


 Child Find Provision of Services:

  • Child Find Awareness/Outreach
  • Child Find Service Coordination
  • Child Development Milestones
  • Appropriate Practices
  • Early Childhood Development

     Early Childhood Developmental Screenings, Coordination, and Resources

     Interagency Collaboration


Developmental Screening Locations in Miami-Dade County: 

Main Office:

JRE Lee Educational Center

6521 S.W. 62 Avenue

South Miami, Florida 33143

Ph: 305-274-3501



Robert Renick Educational Center

2201 N.W. 207 Street

Miami Gardens, Florida 33056

Ph: 305-274-3501



Thena C. Crowder Early Childhood Diagnostic and Special Education Center

757 NW 66th St

Miami, FL 33150

Ph: 305-274-3501



Center for International Education (CIE)

ESE Student Services Bldg. 005 Room 003

900 N.E. 23 Avenue,

Homestead, Florida 33033

Ph: 305-274-3501

Developmental Screening Locations in Monroe County:

Upper Keys
Plantation Key School
100 Lake Road

Tavernier, Florida 33070

Ph: 305-340-7634


Middle Keys  

Stanley Switlik Elementary

3400 Overseas Hwy.

Marathon, Florida 33050

Ph: 305-340-7634


Lower Keys

Horace O'Bryant School
1105 Leon Street

Key West, Florida 33040

Ph: 305-340-7634