Tools of the Trade
Here are some Tools of the Trade in Transitioning! These websites are great for exploring Pennsylvania's various Transition related projects as well as resources to help families and youth through the Transition Process.
Family Resource Guide Allegheny County Family Resource Guide Click the above link for more Resources in Allegheny County to help individuals with special needs transition to adulthood!
Planning for the Future Checklist
Students can use this checklist to get ready for life after high school. They can bring it to their meetings with school and/or agency supporters to talk about their progress and how best to plan for their future. Parents/Guardians can use this checklist to grasp an idea of the activities/services used to aide in road to independence.
Click the Link below to Download your copy of the Planning for the Future Checklist
PA Planning for the Future Apps
A PA ABLE account gives individuals with qualified disabilities (Eligible Individuals), and their families and friends, a tax-free way to save for disability-related expenses, while maintaining government benefits. Federal and state law authorized the creation of PA ABLE accounts.