Paths to Transition

Parent-to-Parent Support

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Parents and family members:  We invite you to explore ideas and resources for your transition-age child! Get ideas for independent living activities to try at home. Find out about work opportunities for youth with multiple disabilities. Connect with other families!

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Transition and the ECC

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Find out how transition fits together with the Expanded Core Curriculum and get ideas for activities to implement the ECC within the context of independent living and career exploration with students who are blind or visually impaired.

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Through a grant from the Kurt Giessler Foundation for Youth Achievement a young man who recently graduated from Perkins School for the Blind was able to set up a hot dog... read more