Here's a link to a great site "Think College" - College Options for People with Intellectual Disabilities.
Be sure to take a look around the site, a lot of good resources and inspiration!
Added by Cheryl Schiltz on February 24, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Here's a link to a workbook for youth with disabilities all about disclosing their disability. It's called The 411 on Disability Disclosure.
Hope you find this helpful.
Enjoy the day,
Added by Cheryl Schiltz on February 10, 2011 at 4:00pm — No Comments
There's a new Easter Seal study that's just been released. The information I received about the study highlighted what the study learned from parents of adults with disabilities - the challenges that people with disabilities face and the concerns of their parents. The study reported:
In every measure of comparison, we found parents of adult children with disabilities had significantly higher levels of concern for their children than parents of adult children without…Continue
Added by Deb Wisniewski on February 10, 2011 at 3:19pm — No Comments
Let's get the word out. Independence First in Milwaukee has a project to do Person Centered Plans (PATHs) specifically, in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington and Ozaukee counties! This is a cool opportunity for people who live in these areas. The people to contact if interested in getting a plan completed before July 2011 are: …Continue
Added by Cynthia Kernan on February 9, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments