Transitioning Youth to Adult Care

Georgia

~~Projects and Activities
•Provide leadership training opportunities for youth with special needs to be mentors to other youth in transition across Georgia….
•Develop and make available guidance materials for families, public health workers, physicians and healthcare professionals on transitioning youth with special needs to adult health care.
•Provide trainings for youth, families, educators, and health care providers on topics such as preparing for higher education or vocational training, independent living, supported employment, recreation and leisure, and how to integrate health goals onto Individualized Education Programs.
 

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships
Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • School-to-Work Transition
Other: 
  • Georgia Department of Health
Date Enacted: 
05/19/2018
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