Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs

Resource Sheet TTT SDJ 10.5.21

Download WAHS resource sheet 10.21.21

These are the resource links highlighted in the Chat as part of the presentation. Learn about the transition to adult life for youth with disabilities and special health care needs. This training covers the role of schools, long-term supports, public benefits, the change to adult health care, supported decision making options and other legal options, advocacy, employment, housing and living, the basics of self-determination, and imagining community life. Presented by Barbara Katz, Co-Director, Family Voices of Wisconsin. There is also a resource list, copy of the slides and a recorded presentation of What’s After High School? in English and Spanish at https://familyvoiceswi.org/learn/whats-after-high-school/.

Transition Talks Tuesdays is a partnership with the School District of Janesville and the Southern Regional Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs.