If you are a supported employment professional, school transition specialist, student, or family member you may be interested in checking out the national Work Incentives Seminar Event (WISE) – Ticket to Work: Free Support Services for Young Adults in Transition.
The event was scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 24, but it has been rescheduled to Wednesday, Aug. 31.
Attendees will learn more about Ticket to Work, which can help young adults work while continuing to receive their disability benefits. Specifics are as follows:
Date: Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011 Time: 3 p.m. EST. Register online at www.chooseworkttw.net/wise/jsp/wise.jsp If you are already registered for this webinar, you are automatically confirmed for this new date and need NOT re-register.
For more information about the topic of transition, see the March 2011 Job Training & Placement Report article, “High School Transition Best Practices,” by Beth Anderson and Amy Zlensky, at http://www.scribd.com/doc/50379366/Students-with-Disabilities-High-School-Transition-Best-Practices.