The Department of Public Instruction’s Academic and Career Planning webpage is intended to equip students and their families with the tools necessary to make more informed choices about postsecondary education, training, and careers.
These centers provide information on a broad range of programs and services, including long-term care. They also connect people with disabilities to appropriate supports and services.
The BeforeAge18.org website provides online resources to help teens with disabilities and their families prepare and plan for adulthood.
This webpage is designed to help those with developmental and intellectual disabilities and their caregivers find programs that meet their needs.
The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) is an employment program that assists people with disabilities find a job, keep a job, or get a better job. Businesses can work with DVR recruit & retain employees.
This training covers a variety of topics related to the transition to adult life for youth with disabilities and special health care needs.
Got Transition is the federally funded national resource center on health care transition. Its aim is to improve the transition from pediatric to adult health care through the use of evidence-driven strategies.
A transition guide to help youth and their families transition to post-secondary education and training for a self-determined future. The I’m Determined project is a state-directed project funded by the Virginia Department of Education.
Independent living centers (ILCs) are consumer-controlled, community-based, cross-disability, nonresidential private non-profit agencies that are designed and operated within a local community by individuals with disabilities, and provide an array of independent living services.
This resource guide is designed to provide information for students with disabilities, their families, and teachers, as they prepare for adult life.