T?he Parent Education & Advocacy Leadership (PEAL) Center and the 21 and Able Project, Powered by United Way is hosting a series of virtual sessions to help empower young adults with disabilities transition smoothly from the last day of high school to the first day of adult life by increasing education, employment, housing and independent living and other opportunities. These sessions are especially designed for youth, parents, caregivers, guardians and family members of individuals with disabilities.
These are the topics and dates:
Thurs, 10/27/22 12-1:30 pm “Transition Discoveries”
Wed, 11/9/22 6-7:00 pm Youth & Families – Questions & Ideas about Transition!
Sat, 11/19/22 12-1:30 pm “Learn about Different Waivers”
Thurs, 12/1/22 12-1:00 pm Youth & Families – Questions & Ideas about Waivers!
Wed, 1/11/23 12-1:30 pm “Out of the Box Housing Options”
Thurs, 1/26/23 6-7:00 pm Youth & Families – Questions & Ideas about Housing!
Social Lives Thurs, 2/9/23 12-1:30 pm “How to build your social life after High School” Wed, 2/22/23 6-7:00 pm Youth & Families – Questions & Ideas about Social Life!
Wed, 3/8/23 12-1:30 pm “Self-Advocates Share Their Experiences”
Thurs, 3/23/23 2-3:30 pm Special: Earning Money with Your Critical Benefits
21 and Able Family Wrap Up!
Wed, 5/3/23 12-1:00 pm Wrap Up Session and Summer Opportunities