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Partners in Transition

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About Partners in Transition:  The Real World of Transitions for 16 years & up

Transitions can be difficult to navigate, particularly if you don't know the questions to ask or know what  resources are available. Come and learn with a small cohort of 10 to get information, questions answered, and map out a path for the future. You will have a great guide in Dr. Richard Rosenberg.

  • Target: Parents of individuals with Down syndrome 16 years old and up
  • Outcome:  Parents will gain information on 5 topics related to navigating life after High School. Each topic will have supplemental information and will have one task to follow up on the topic WITH either their child/school.
  • 5 Monthly Topics:
    • Developing a Circle of Support
    • Pre Employment Skills/ Getting Work/Volunteer Experience
    • Technology that supports Independence and how to utilize the IEP/ITP process
    • Collaboration of Department of Rehabilitation, Regional Center, and School district. Supplemental Social Security income and Social Security Insurance (SSI & SSDI)
    • Self Advocacy/ Self Determination Addressing Post Secondary Career Pathways, Guardianship, Conservatorship, and every young adult having a voice. 
  • Limited to 10 Families.

When:  Twice a month for 5 months

Saturdays in Person at Club 21 from 10:00-12:00 and Mondays will be on Zoom 6:30-8:00pm

  • Saturday, September 10 10:00-12:00 and Monday September 19  6:30-8:00pm (Zoom)
  • Saturday, October 8 10:00-12:00 and Monday, October 17  6:30-8:00pm (Zoom)
  • Saturday, November 12, 10:00-12:00 and Monday, November 28  6:30-8:00pm (Zoom)
  • Saturday, January 14, 10:00-12:00 and Monday, January 23  6:30-8:00pm (Zoom)
  • Saturday, February 11, 10:00-12:00 and Monday, February 27 6:30-8:00pm (Zoom)

Cost: $150 (with scholarships available) 

The Team:  Dr. Richard Rosenberg and various guest speakers

 

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