San Diego State University Interwork Institute’s Creative Support Alternative - Take Charge: Leading the Transition to Adulthood


“The goal of Take Charge is to offer person-driven planning (PDP) to transitioning youth and their families as a strategy to offer skills and experiences resulting in inclusive employment and inclusive lives facilitated by San Diego State University Rehabilitation Counseling (RC) graduate students. In addition, the project will provide educational presentations for students, families, transition teachers, adult service providers, and SDRC staff on the use of PDP to support young adults with developmental disabilities to pursue inclusive employment, including innovative options like micro- enterprise ownership.” Awarded in San Diego County.

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding
  • Other
  • Self-Employment
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • State Council on Developmental Disabilities