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“Transition From School to Adult Services” Family Training Workshop in Peoria


Saturday, October 15, 2022    
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Peoria Public Library - Lakeview Branch
1137 W. Lake Ave., Peoria, IL, 61614

Event Type

A free training workshop on transition from school to adult services for youth in high school, young adults and their parents

Family Matters Parent Training & Information Center (FMPTIC) is hosting “Transition From School to Adult Services” on Oct. 15 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

This workshop will be at the Peoria Public Library, Lakeview Branch, 1137 W. Lake Ave., in Peoria.

In this workshop, participants will look at the different pieces that need to come together for the transition from school to adult services.  This training will include information on:

  • Transition in the Individualized Education Program (IEP)
  • The transition components of employment, independent living, postsecondary education or training, and community involvement
  • The transfer of parental rights

Sign up online to attend. The deadline to register is Oct. 7.

Please register early. The event needs a minimum of 15 people to sign up.

If you need accommodations, please call (866) 436-7842, ext. 3516, two weeks before the presentation.

No childcare is available but Lego toys, computer access and storytime with therapy animals beginning at 11 a.m. will be available.