Transition Resource Fair and Mini-Conference

Who Should Attend:   Youth, Families, Educators and Agency Representatives

EVENT DESCRIPTION:
Transition services are intended to prepare students to move from the world of school to the world of postsecondary education, work and independent living.

The Transition Resource Fair & Mini-Conference is geared towards parents and families of students with disabilities. It is FREE to attend and will include exhibitors from agencies who offer services related to:

Disability Resources & Support
Employment
Independent Living
Legal & Financial
Postsecondary Education & Training
Recreation & Leisure

The Fair will also include 50-minute mini-sessions led by CESA 1 staff and representatives from exhibitor agencies. See schedule below.

ASL and Spanish interpreters are available upon request.  Please indicate when registering (and must indicate by October 1).

EXHIBITORS (as of 9-25-14):
(subject to change)

A&J Mobility
Bethesda Lutheran Communities
Care Wisconsin
Community Care, Inc.
Creative Employment Opportunities
Curative Care Network
Cutting-Edge Program - Edgewood College
Disability Rights Wisconsin
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Easter Seals
Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin
Horse Power Healing Center
IndependenceFirst
Independent Care Health Plan
Life Navigators
Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes
M4 Financial Partners
Maplegrove
McPherson College
Milwaukee Center for Independence (MCFI)
Milwaukee County Disability Services Division
Minnesota Life College
Paragon Community Services
Shepherds College
Stepping Stone Farms School of Horsemanship
Transition Improvement Grant (TIG)
TMG ICA
United Cerebral Palsy
University of Wisconsin-Waukesha
Wisconsin Independent Learning College
Wisconsin Statewide Parent-Educator Initiative (WSPEI)
Wisconsin PROMISE

Interested in becoming an exhibitor for the Fair?  Limited spots still available!  Contact Holly Lauer at 262-787-9500 x9532.

Fair Passport Game/Drawing:  Visit any 10 exhibitor tables and be entered into a drawing to win some great prizes from our exhibitors!  Drawing times are below:  5:00pm; 6:00pm and 6:45pm


MINI-SESSION SCHEDULE:
(subject to change)

4:30—5:20pm
Opening Doors Publication Series
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) Services
Social Security Administration (SSA) Services

5:30—6:20pm
PTP Overview for Parents/Families
Milwaukee Co. DRC/Waukesha Co. ADRC Services
College Options Panel:  UW-Whitewater, UW-Waukesha, WCTC, WILC, Shepherd’s College

 

 

2014 Transition Resource Fair
2014 Transition Resource Fair