TRANSITION TO ADULTHOOD: Why Planning Is Vital for a Child's Future

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Why Planning Is Vital for a Child’s Future

Transition planning involves evaluating a students’ skills, ablities, strengths, challenges, and preferences to envision their life after leaving school. It also involves setting goals for the student to strive towards, and identifies needs for support. Executing a transition plan can and should be a part of the sudents’ Individualized Educational Plan (IEP). Students and families must be activiely invovled in the transition planning process as early as possible to be effective. This presentation will discuss the importance of planning, the steps necessary to plan, and will provide hands-on tools to put a plan in place.  

Presented by Jerisa Maseko, Director, Planning for Adult Life, The Arc of New Jersey  

Dinner will be served.    

Wednesday, April 26 | 6 - 8 p.m. at   At  

Bayshore Family Success Center | 945 St. Highway 36 |Leonardo, NJ 07737  

Please contact 732.497.3811 or

[email protected]  for more information.

Age Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
Community Services
Employment / Training
Health Services
Developmental Needs

Last Updated: 04/20/17