Thursday, May 9, 2013

What's After High School? Training on Transition

What's After High School? Training on Transition 

Purpose: This training on transition to adult life for youth with disabilities and/or special health care needs includes the following topics: envisioning a youth's future in the community; the role of schools; long-term supports; vocational resources; transitioning to adult health care; guardianship and other legal options; advocacy; and the fundamentals of self-determination.  

This training is ideal for families who have youth age 14-21 and providers who work with youth/youth adults. (Youth are also encouraged to attend the training). 

When: May 21 5:30 to 8:30 pm (5:00 registration and dinner)

Where: Medford Area Public School District Office

Registration: Contact Luanne at 715-748-4620 ext 534 or email at

Cost: The training is free to participants. A resource binder and light meal are included