Pathways to Adulthood from TxP2P


When:
December 5, 2014 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
2014-12-05T09:30:00-06:00
2014-12-05T14:30:00-06:00
Where:
Education Service Center 13
Springdale Road
Austin, TX 78723
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Cynda Green
512-458-8600

Pathways to Adulthood is a FREE one-day seminar that will help you prepare for your child’s life after high school. lt is open to families of children who have a disability, chronic illness or other special health care need and the professionals who work with our children.

Topics Include

*funding sources

*legal issues: guardianship and alternatives, estate planning

*school transition services & maximizing remaining school years

*medical transition

*opportunities for work

*ideas for establishing a positive, family-run home

*building networks of support

*emotional obstacles parent face in planning

Participants will learn how to plan NOW for quality of life in the areas of work, a home, medical services, friendship and supports, and will have the opportunity to develop short- and long-term goals as well as the steps to carry them out.

Lunch will be provided.