South Dakota Birth to ThreeCONTACT
The SD Department of Education, Birth to Three Program will conduct public hearings on the Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2013 Grant Application under Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA). The public hearings will be held at the State Library in the Commons Area, 800 Governors Drive, Pierre, SD on the following dates: January 8, 2013, 11:00AM – 12:00PM CST; and January 9, 2013, 1:00PM – 2:00PM CST
The meeting will also be available via Live Meeting through the internet. To connect via the internet go to https://www.livemeeting.com/cc/stateofsd1/join?id=PARTC-2013&role=attend. The meeting ID is PARTC-2013. Entry code will be left blank. To participate in the audio portion of the meeting, participants should call in toll-free at (866) 410-8397 and enter the code number 605 773 4478 just prior to the start of meeting.
A copy of the application is available by contacting the SD Department of Education – Birth to Three Program, 800 Governors Drive, Pierre, SD 57501 (605-773-3678). The application can also be viewed at http://doe.sd.gov/oess/Birthto3.aspx . Written comments concerning the federal application will be accepted from March 10, 2013 through April 8, 2013. Comments should be sent to Susan Sheppick, Part C Director, at the above address.
If you request an accommodation for a disability in order to participate in the meeting, a written request must be made to ensure accommodations are available. Written requests for accommodations should be sent two weeks prior to the meeting date to the following address: Birth to Three Program, 800 Governors Drive, Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 773-3678 or Fax: (605) 773-3782.
FRAUD, WASTE AND ABUSE STATEMENT
Anyone suspecting fraud, waste or abuse involving Department of Education funds or programs should call or write the Inspector General's Hotline (choose the method of contact which best suits you):
* Send an email message to email@example.com
* Call the OIG Hotline's toll free number 1-800-MIS-USED. The Hotline's operating hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM, Eastern Time; Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM, Eastern Time except for holidays.
Visit www.ed.gov/misused for more information
If you have questions, please contact South Dakota Birth to Three, South Dakota Department of Education, at 605-773-3678, 800-305-3064.
800 Governors Drive, Pierre, SD 57501.