Counseling, Career and disability Services (CCDS)
(281)290-3260 or email: [email protected]
College Living Experience is a post-secondary program that provides intensive assistance with academic, independent living and social skills to college students with special needs as they transition to become independent responsible adults.
Email: admissions | at | experiencecle.com
The New Transition Guide can be found on the “Transition in Texas” website: www.transitionintexas.org (find the blue book icon in the header – click and you’ll see the 55 page guide in English and Spanish.)
Marbridge is a private alternative to group homes for mentally challenged adults. Our Austin, TX ranch has enriching programs for mentally challenged residents.
1752 FM 1489, Brookshire, TX 77423. Main # (281)375- 2100. To arrange a tour, call (281)375-2274.
The Brookwood Community provides an educational environment that creates meaningful jobs, builds a sense of belonging, and demands dignity and respect for adults with disabilities.
12777 Jones Road, Suite 103, Houston, TX 77070 (281)469- 8058.
A God-centered educational, residential, and entrepreneurial community for adults with disabilities.
is no longer available in print but can be found at http://tcdd.texas.gov/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/2014-higher-ed-en_web.pdf.
website is being developed at www.transitionta.org and they welcome your feedback.
It includes the “Self-Directed IEP to Teach Student Participation in the IEP Meeting” at SDIEP Practice Description – to use, go to the blue box and click to get lessons/script for teaching students to self-advocate at their annual IEP meeting.
Can be found at http://www.pacer.org/transition/. Lots of information for parents on education and employment after high school can be found here.
Has published three new fact sheets with information from their recent report, Getting to Work: Promoting Employment of People with Mental Illness. Getting to Work discusses the reasons why states should expand supported employment services to increase employment opportunities for people with mental illness. These fact sheets highlight three key reasons to increase the availability of supported employment that are discussed in more detail in the report.