Useful Website Links
The purpose and mission of the Florida Developmental Disabilities Council is to engage in advocacy, capacity building, and systemic change activities.
The Florida Center for Inclusive Communities (FCIC) at the University of South Florida is a University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.
The Health Care Transition Initiative website provides information about improving the process of transitioning from child-centered (pediatric) to adult oriented health care.
FYI Transition offers transition strategies and career advice to students with disabilities and their families.
The Able Trust youth programs provide career development and transition to students with disabilities.
The National Alliance for Secondary Education and Transition (NASET) is a national coalition of more than 40 organizations and advocacy groups.
The National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET) coordinates national resources, offers technical assistance, and disseminates information related to secondary education and transition for youth with disabilities in order to create opportunities for youth to achieve successful futures.
The National Secondary Transition Technical Assistance Center’s mission is to assist states to build capacity to support and improve transition planning, services, and outcomes for youth with disabilities.
The Youthhood Web site is a dynamic, curriculum-based tool that can help young adults plan for life after high school.
The University of Montana Rural Institute has been a leader in the area of transition planning for youth with disabilities that focuses on: Customized Employment, Transition, and Self-employment.
The Institute for Educational Leadership's (IEL) mission is to improve education -- and the lives of children and their families -- through positive and visionary change.
Training Resource Network, Inc. Offers resources on the full inclusion of persons with disabilities in their communities.
Marc Gold & Associates is a network of training consultants who are disability professionals specializing in the area of transition, employment, and community participation for persons with significant disabilities.
Griffin-Hammis Associates is an international leader in the evolution of Customized Employment and Self-employment for youth and adults with disabilities.