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Transition Resources

These tools will help you to prepare for the transition to adulthood.

You can use the search field in the upper right corner to narrow your view.  For example, you can search for milestones, work, a specific topic, or by condition.

Healthcare Resources

  • Health Care Milestones Skills List

    The  Health Care Milestones Skills List provides a checklist for youth to identify health care skills and abilities they have met as well as those areas where they may need additional focus.  Also addresses medication and treatment management as well as managing insurance benefits. Some of these activities may not apply to everyone.   (English) (Spanish)

  • Mental Health Resources

    This document provides an extensive listing of web sites and web resources to assist youth and their families in finding mental health resources.

  • Got Transition

    Got Transition is dedicated to improving health care transition supports for youth moving into the adult health care system.

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independence Resources

  • Decision Making & Problem Solving: Skills Tips

    Decision making for Children: (English) (Spanish)

    Decision making for Teens: (English) (Spanish)

  • Illinois Valley Industries

    Find community living with support and guidance for cooking, budgeting, banking, shopping, other daily living activities, and community integration. The goal of this program is to obtain independent living skills.

    (815) 942-6133

  • Infinite Potential Through Technology (Infinitec)

    Advances independence and promotes inclusive opportunities for children and adults with disabilities through technology.

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work Resources

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