Providing Support
Promoting Awareness
Advocating for Change

Transition Symposium 2019

Saturday, November 9, 2019  .  8am – 3:15pm   .  Wilde Lake Middle School, 10480 Cross Fox Lane, Columbia, MD 21044

Designed to offer resources to transition-age youth with IEP/504 Plans (ages 14-24), their parents, families, educations and human service professionals.

Presented by the Howard County Transition Outreach Partnership, a collaboration of these organizations:  Accessible Resources for Independence, Howard County Autism Society, Howard County Department of Community Resources and Services, Howard County Department of Recreation and Parks, Howard County Health Department Bureau of Behavioral Health, Howard county Public School System, NAMI of Howard County, and The Arc of Howard County. Support was provided by the Maryland Interagency Transition Council, the Howard County Public School System  and the Howard County Public School System Family Support & Resource Center.

Session Documents:

Keynote: What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up (Dr. Josie Badger) 1a & 3a. Overview of HCPSS School-Based Transition Programs and Services 1c. Tips for Parents: Preparing for College Success 1c. Resources – Preparing for College Success 1c. Preparing for College Success (PowerPoint) 2a. Career Community Exploration Flier 2a. Career Community Exploration (PowerPoint) 2c. DDA Eligibility Services: An Overview 2e. #Selfies 1.0 self-Advocacy: The Foundation for Leadership 3b. Public Transportation in Howard County 3d. & 3e. Gillie’s Sweets (Panel Presentation: Be Your Own Boss)



ACIDD  .  AT Discount Sales -Services LLC  .  AXA Special Needs Financial Advisors  .  Best Buddies Maryland  .  College Living Experience, LLC  .  Columbia Workforce Center / MD Department of Labor  .  Community College of Baltimore County  .  Curran Knittle Group at Harbor Investment Advisory  .  Elville & Associates, P.C.  .  Every Life Works  .  First Maryland Disability Trust  .  Howard County Commission on Disability Issues  .  Howard County Police Department  .  Humanim  .  Linwood Center  Maryland ABLE  .  Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities  .  Maryland Coalition of Families for Children’s Mental Health  .  Maryland Relay  MANSEF (MD Association of Nonpublic Special Education Facilities)  .  MMARS  .  Pathfinders for Autism  .  Project Access, CORE and Essential Job Skills (Howard Community College)  .  Renoxx Caregivers  .  Service Coordination, Inc.  .  Special Olympics Maryland – Howard County  .  The Gift of Planning  .  The Kaleidoscope Inc.  Total Care Services, Inc.  .  Youth Transitions, Inc.