This interactive workshop will guide students and their families through the process of transition from high school into the adult world, providing information on agencies, resources and eligibility requirements.
Topics will include:
Why planning ahead for transition is so important
What school districts are required to do to help plan for transition
Accessing resources to better understand the transition process
Date: Tuesday, March 11, 2014: Time: 5:00 – 6:45 pm Place: McMinnville Library, 225 NW Adams St., McMinnville, OR 97128
Participants are encouraged to visit the Transition Community Network at http://tcntransition.org/ in advance, and to bring questions to this presentation.
Presenter Peter Fitzgerald is the Technical Assistance Coordinator for the Youth Transition Program. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience on transition issues.
Presented by Autism Society of Oregon with generous sponsorship from Spirit Mountain Community Fund.
ASO WORKSHOPS Presents:
Puberty & Sexuality for Youth & Adults on the Autism Spectrum
For parents of youth and adults with special needs who are working through puberty and sexuality issues, or who will be. Special focus will be given to autism spectrum disorders but this is appropriate for any youth or adult with special needs. Please be prepared for a frank discussion.
Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014 Time: 6:30-8:30 pm Place: Salem Central Library, Anderson Room B 585 Liberty St SE, Salem, OR 97301
Presenter Marci Hammel has been an Autism Specialist since 1994. She has worked with families on puberty and sexuality issues in many home, school and community situations.