Texas Transition and Employment GuideThe Texas Transition and Employment Guide provides youth, young adults, parents, and professionals with secondary transition resources to facilitate progress towards post-secondary goals to education, employment, and community living.Transition and Employment Guide in Texas (English)www.transitionintexas.org/cms/lib/TX01001018/Centricity/Domain/3/Texas%20Transition%20and%20Employment%20Guide%202014.pdfTexas Transition and Employment Guide (Spanish)www.transitionintexas.org/cms/lib/TX01001018/Centricity/Domain/3/Texas%20Transition%20and%20Employment%20Guide%20Spanish%202014.pdf
Other Helpful Transition Resources
Transition in TexasTransition information resource designed to inform and support parents, teachers, and anyone who is committed to the successful transition of children with disabilities into post-school environments.www.transitionintexas.orgSymbalooInformation related to post secondary education, employment and adult living. Some links include activities and lessons.Texas Project FirstResources, support, and training for families.Texas Workforce CommissionPost-Secondary vocational support.Mental Health Mental Retardation of Tarrant CountyDepartment of Aging and Disability ServicesMedicaid waiver interest lists and descriptions.Information and online application site for state benefit programs such as SNAP (food assistance), TANF (financial aid), and other support services.Social Security AdministrationSupplementary Security Income BenefitsNavigate Life TexasResources for kids with disabilities and special health care needs.Parent CompanionResource for Texas families of children birth to 5 years of age.Autism SpeaksTexas Parent to ParentResources and services for parents, family members and professionals.
Labor Market and Career Info
Interactive activities for career interests and future planning.
www.lmci.state.tx.usARC - MidCitiesProvides a variety of services to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.