Transition to Adulthood

It’s never too early to start thinking about your child’s transition to adulthood. The following organizations, links, and fact sheets can help your family plan for the future.

Transition Resources

Arc of Indiana Transition from School to Adulthood resources
Center for Youth & Adults with Conditions of Childhood (CYACC) at Eskenazi Health
Their multidisciplinary team includes physicians, nurses, social workers and other professionals who work to improve the move from pediatric to adult services for youth ages 11 to 22 with special healthcare needs.
Family Voices Indiana Transition to Adulthood webinars
Guardianship and Alternatives (Information from Arc of Indiana)
Insource Transition to Adult Life resources
Planning for the Future: Special Needs Trusts, ABLE Accounts, and More (Fact sheet from Family Voices Indiana)
Our Journey (Indiana Families of Adults with Developmental Disabilities) (Facebook group)
Supported Decision Making
Transition Checklist: A Time Line to Prepare for Turning Age 18 (Fact sheet from Family Voices Indiana)

Postsecondary Education & Vocational Training

Erskine Green Training Institute
Indiana Postsecondary Education Coalition
Project SEARCH
Think College
Vocational Rehabilitation Services