Youth Transition Services

Our Youth Services program is designed to support youth with disabilities as they transition to adult life. Youth Specialists collaborate with local schools districts, the Department of Vocational Rehabilitation and other non-profits to serve youth 14-24 with disabilities.

Opportunities Include:

  Independent Living Skills Training.
  Accessing community resources.
  Development of self-advocacy skills.
  Support at Individual Education Plan (IEP) meetings.
  Help to understand your rights and responsibilities as an adult.
  Learning how to use the local bus line and other transportation resources.
  Help understanding your educational options such as college or vocational training.
  Support to find social and recreational opportunities.
  Financial literacy training including budgeting and understanding your benefits.
  Health relationships classes and one-to-one consulting with individuals and family members.
  Civic engagement through classes, community participation and statewide groups.

Come join our youth movement! SWCI is looking for youth to join our Youth Advisory Council to help guide our programs! Please contact Jason Armstrong, Assistant Director, at 970.903.5876 for more details about this opportunity or get more information about our Youth Services program.