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Transition Services (Virginia Intercommunity Transition Council, VITC)

Description:

What are transition services?
The term “transition services” means a coordinated set of activities for a child with a disability that are designed to be within a results-oriented process. The services focus on improving the academic and functional achievement of the child with a disability to facilitate the child’s movement from school to post-school activities. These activities include postsecondary education, vocational education, integrated employment (including supported employment), continuing and adult education, adult services, independent living, or community participation.

Tag(s): ADD/ADHD Autism Spectrum Disorder Deaf-Blind Emotional Disabilities Employment Hearing Impairment High School Independent Living Individualized Education Program (IEP) Intellectual Disabilities Learning Disability Middle School Mild/Moderate Disabilities Multiple Disabilities Orthopedic Impairment Other Health Impairment Postsecondary Education Speech/Language Impairment Transition Traumatic Brain Injury Vision Impairment