•  Post-secondary Transition Information & Resources

     
    Upcoming Events
     

    Transition Coordinating Council 

     
    Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017
    Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018
    Thursday, April 26, 2018
     
    *All meetings held at Bucks IU,
    Doylestown, PA from 10am- 12pm
     
     
     
    Friday, 10/20/17 from 12-1:30pm  Right to Education Task Force
                           Topic:  Transition Age Programs   
                           Click here for more information.
     
    Tuesday, 10/24/17 from 10am - 12pm  Bucks County Life Program
                           Topic: Individual Education Plan (IEP) 101
                           Click here for more information.
     
    Thursday, 10/26/17 from 11am-1pm  LADDER Family Center
                           Topic: IEP Transition Planning to Adult Life 
                           Click here for more information.
     
    Thursday, 10/26/17 from 5:30-8:30pm    Bucks County Intermediate Unit
                           Topic: Secondary Transition Options and Resources Fair 
                           Click here to register. 
                           Click here for more information.
     
    Wednesday, 11/1/17 from 6:30-8:30pm   Michele Leahy & Randy Steen, Esq.
                           Topic: Autism & ID: What you need to know after 18     
                           Click here for more information. 
     
    Tuesday, 11/14/17 from 5:30-7:30pm  OVR Transition Night
                           Topic: Learn how OVR can help your child   
                           Click here for more information. 
     
     
    Pennsylvania Youth Leadership Network - The PYLN is a team of youth leaders with disabilities from across Pennsylvania with a purpose to develop the self-determination, empowerment, and leadership of youth that promotes successful post school outcomes in the areas of education, employment, independent living, and health and wellness among youth and young adults throughout Pennsylvania. 
     Click here to get involved!
     
     Autism Spectrum Diagnostics and Consulting of Doylestown, PA is offering groups and classes for children and young adults with autism.
          - Lego Club
          - Social Literacy Class 
     

     Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR)

    Application - Click here for directions to begin the OVR application process

    Click here to apply to OVR

     
     
     
    Resources
     
     Transition Coordinating Council of Bucks County  Provides education, training, employment, & independent living resources
                                                                                       to parents and students in Bucks County.
     
    Planning for the Future Checklist Provided by the PA Department of Education to aid families in planning for the future.
     
    Pennsylvania Secondary Transition Guide  Secondary transition resources for parents and students in Pennsylvania. 
     
     
     
     College Supports for Students with Disabilities
     
    PA Colleges and Universities with Additional Supports for Students with Disabilities 
    College Information for Students with Intellectual Disabilities 
    Obtaining Accommodations at the Post-Secondary Level  
    Additional Information on Obtaining Accommodations  
    CollegeWebLD Search for colleges and universities that support students with a range of disabilities 
     
      
     

     Susan Scherffel

    Transition Coordinator

    sscherffel@qcsd.org

    215-529-2085