What is the LICC?

  • LICC stands for Local Interagency Coordinating Council.
  • LICC is a state-mandated organization that works together to assist families of young children with disabilities and special needs.
  • Members include Parents, Infant/Toddler and Preschool Early Intervention service providers, and other Agency and Community Representatives who have an interest in helping young children and families.

What can LICC do for me?

  • LICC provides a place and time for families and providers to meet, talk, and form partnerships.
  • LICC gives families the opportunity to be involved in decisions that affect the Early Intervention programs in which their children participate.
  • LICC provides screening clinics and other child find activities to raise parents’ awareness of services.
  • LICC offers training to parents and professionals.
  • LICC forms committees to address identified goals for Early Intervention issues.
  • LICC gives parents a voice to express concerns regarding laws, policies, and procedures to state level decision-makers (PA DPW, PA OCDEL, State ICC).

How can I become involved in the Blair County LICC?

The LICC is actively seeking more parent members to provide a voice for families. Meetings occur every other month, (September, November, January, March, May)

Members of the Blair County LICC
  • Altoona Area Public Library
  • Altoona Area School District Family Literacy Program
  • Altoona Area School District Learning Express
  • Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8
  • Blair County Children Youth and Families
  • Child Advocates of Blair County/Blair County Head Start
  • Child Care Information Services
  • Easter Seals of Central PA
  • Home Nursing Agency
  • Kids First Blair County
  • Nurse Family Partnership
  • Parent Child Home Program
  • PA State Health Center
  • Tyrone Area School District
  • United Way of Blair County
  • Women, Infants and Children, (WIC)

For more information contact:

Blair County Early Intervention Coordinator
Southern Alleghenies Service Mgmt. Group
814-949-2912, Ext. 207

North Star Support Services EI
814-949-7230, Ext. 120

Appalachia IU 8, Pre-School
1-800-228-7900
814-940-0223

The Learning Express, AASD
814-946-8465

Tyrone Area School District

814-684-1342,

Ext. 2705