The Key to Your Future: Understanding Transition for School-Aged Youth and Preparing the Student for Employment

Sponsored by Disability Rights Wisconsin

  • FREE Training Seminar for students (ages 14–21), parents and professionals.

  • Training on the Post Secondary Transition Program (PTP),

  • Employment Services from Wisconsin Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, and the Family Care/IRIS connection to Employment.

Upcoming training dates include:

September 17, 2014 6pm-8pm
Brown Deer High School
North Commons 8060 N. 60th Street Brown Deer, WI 53223

and

September 29, 2014 6pm-8pm
Milwaukee Center for Independence (MCFI)
2020 W. Wells Street Milwaukee, WI 53233

The training will focus on the new Postsecondary Transition Plan (PTP) system put in place by Department of Public Instruction. School Districts are required to use this tool to develop the transition plan for youth. Parents and youth will gain a more in depth knowledge of this process to be an active participant in this transition planning.

Another focus of the training will be on how to access employment services with the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) and in and outs of the process to get these services. Participants will learn how to include employment services in their Family Care and IRIS programs. Students, families and professionals will gain the knowledge required to prepare for future employment.

Same training at each location. Pick your preferred date and location by
RESERVING YOUR SEAT online at: http://www.disabilityrightswi.org/ptp-emp-training

Call Disability Rights Wisconsin at 414–773–4646 with any questions.

Light Refreshments Will Be Provided
Please indicate any disability related accommodations when registering.

Barbara Beckert, Milwaukee Office Director DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN
6737 W. Washington St., Suite 3230 Milwaukee, WI 53214
414–773–4646 Ext 15 Voice
414–773–4647 Fax
barbara.beckert@drwi.org

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