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Training for families – Training on Transition

March 4 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

“What’s After High School?” is a broad overview of the transition to adult life for young adults with disabilities and special needs and includes the following topics:

  • planning for the future
  • the role of schools
  • long-term supports
  • vocational resources
  • moving into adult health care
  • supported decision making & guardianship
  • basics of self-determination

The training is ideal for families who have children ages 14 – 21 and providers and school staff who work with young adults with special needs. Youth are welcome to attend.

When:       March 4, 5:30pm – 8:00pm (check-in and dinner start at 5:15)

Where:      American Legion, 421 State Hwy 54, Black River Falls, WI 54615

 Cost:           The training is free to participants. A light meal and a resource binder will be provided at no cost.

Sign Up:      Email Dawn at dstark@co.chippewa.wi.us or call 715-726-7907.

** Please register by February 28 to guarantee your meal and binder! **

This training is co-sponsored by Family Voices of Wisconsin, the Western Regional Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs and Jackson County Community on Transition (CCoT).

Details

Date:
March 4
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm