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Launching into Adulthood: An Introduction to Transition Planning

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Burnaby

Launching into Adulthood:
An Introduction to Transition Planning

Hosted by: Autism Society of BC
Date: June 6th, 2018 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Bonsor Recreation Complex, 6550 Bonsor Ave, Burnaby (Click for map)
Registration Fee: $30 per family (Registration includes a copy of the Supporting Adolescents with ASD Transition into Adulthood guide)*

Transitioning into adulthood and the community beyond high school can be challenging for individuals with autism and their families. Comprehensive transition planning can help to manage the challenges during this time and maximize potential for each person to live a full and meaningful life.

This three hour presentation is an introduction to transition planning and the journey from adolescence to adulthood. The presentation will provide valuable information on the following;

  • Introduction to transition planning
  • Introduction to the five lifespan domains
  • Introduction of goal setting within the domains

*One guide is included per registrations. Additional guides can be bought online or at the presentation.

For more information please contact the Autism Society of BC by calling 604-434-0880