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ADRC Hosts Program for Young Adults with Disabilities

The Aging & Disability Resource Center of Door County (ADRC) will host the program “What’s After High School?” presented by Family Voices of Wisconsin on Oct. 24, 5:30-8 pm at the Community Center, 916 N 14th Ave. in Sturgeon Bay. This program is a broad overview of the transition to adult life for young adults with disabilities and special needs. The program includes topics such as:  planning for the future, the role of schools, long-term supports, vocational resources, moving into adult health care, supported decision making, and the basics of self-determination. This training is ideal for families who have children ages 14-21 and providers and school staff who work with young adults with special needs.

The training is free to participants. A resource binder and light meal are provided at 5 pm for all that register by Oct. 19. To register, contact the Northeast Regional Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs at 877.568.5205 or [email protected]

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