Welcome to TRANSITION IOWA - A website designed for youth with disABILITIES, their families and the professionals who serve them as they prepare for a full and happy life after high school.  

The information, resources provided are meant to support high expectations and successful outcomes for ALL students.  Planning for adulthood is one that requires a great deal of consideration and planning in all aspects of life ...Living, Learning and Working! 

Living

Planning for the future is exciting but can also be stressful. For youth with disabilities and their families, it is a very important time. Click to read more about the importance of having high expectations for ALL youth.

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Learning

When parents of children with disabilities participate in the transition process outcomes for their youth improve. Click to read information about the transition process and how you can effectively participate.

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Working

Opportunities exist today that allow students with disabilities to attend and be successful in education programs after high school. Click to read tips for helping students prepare for adult learning.

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Click here to watch Marissa and her family's story of employment