Online transition resources for teens

There are also some good resources online to help your teen manage their transition.

Click on the link below to see a useful online resource. (It will open in a new tab.)

Smooth Moves YHT: Youth Health Transition  

  • Teen health and transition info

  • From Louisiana Children's Special Health Services

Youth Transition Toolkit: A guide for young people with disabilities transitioning into adulthood

  •  The Youth Transition Toolkit was created for California but it has lots of useful info for children in any state.

Transition Toolkit: For Families on the Journey from Adolescence to Adulthood

  • This covers transitioning from the IEP, diploma options, legal matters like guardianship and trusts, college education, housing and community living, employment and health. (68 pages)

  • It's created for teens with autism but has good information for people with other disabilities


Sources: Louisiana Children's Special Health Services, California Health Improvement Incentives Project, Autism Speaks