Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs
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Transition Talks Tuesdays:
Successfully Moving Forward

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Transition Talks Tuesdays

Large blue suspension bridge made out of legos with two lego construction workers figures and one lego supergirl figure standing on the bridgeTransition has many pieces! Learn about what those pieces are and how you can stay a step ahead so your student can be successful. All Talks will take place over the internet via Zoom and a dial-in option will be available. Please attend one talk, two talks or as many talks as you would like. Families of students receiving special education or 504 supports in grades 7-12, educators, therapists and community support providers are invited! The series will start January 26th and continue on select Tuesdays until June. Register at https://go.wisc.edu/transitiontuesdays

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January 26th  6:30pm-7:30pm

Transition: Planning for Your Future

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February 9th 6:30pm-7:30pm

Getting Help as an Adult: Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) 

Transition: Planning for Your Future

Join us as some excellent people from the DeForest School District introduce Transition Talks Tuesdays and begin digging into the Post-Secondary
Transition Plan (PTP). Schools are key to a successful transition.

 

 

 

 

Getting Help as an Adult: Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) 

Learn what services the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) provides. The ADRC has been called the “gatekeeper” to adult programs. Find out when, why and how you will need to connect with them. We welcome in the Dane County ADRC!

 

Proposed Upcoming Dates and Topics

March Young woman in dark coat wearing a back pack clicking her heels while crossing a foot bridge2:  Ready to Work: Meet the Department of Vocational Rehabilitation (Tentative)

March 23:  Health Care Changes Too! Youth Health Transition Initiative (Confirmed)

April 13: Disability Benefits {SSI; SSDI; Work Options} (Tentative)

April 27: Higher Education Option (Tentative)

May 11: Supportive Decision Making and Guardianship (Tentative)

May 25: What’s After High School with Family Voices of Wisconsin (Tentative)