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Frederick County, Guiding the Journey: A Transition Training for Parents

November 4, 2017

Presented by the Parents’ Place of Maryland

The transition from school to adulthood for children with special needs can be challenging. It can be difficult to know where to begin or what the priorities should be.

This FREE four session training, which includes the use of Lifecourse Tools, will help parents navigate this process and develop a unique Transition Action Plan for/with their child.

During this training, parents will…

  • Gain an understanding of their changing role
  • Complete homework individualized to their child
  • Develop a customized Transition Action Plan

Session 1

Your Child and Transition

Date:  Sept. 16, 2017

Session 2

School and Transition

Date: Oct. 7, 2017

Session 3

Postsecondary Options (including work)

Date: Nov. 4, 2017

Session 4

Life in the Community

Date: Dec. 2, 2017


Who should apply:

Parents of transition aged students (ages 14-21) who have an IEP or 504 plan. Participants must commit to attending all four sessions.

*PLEASE NOTE THAT APPLICATIONS ARE NO LONGER BEING ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME. However, there will be a Spring Series offered. Keep an eye out on our Facebook page, or Newsletter for that announcement.

For more information or questions contact Kelly Meissner at Kelly@ppmd.org

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