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Resources for Parents and Guardians

Department’s Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education (OCTAE) and Office for Civil Rights (OCR) joined issued a Dear Colleague Letter (PDF, 590 KB)to make clear to recipients that all students, regardless of their sex or gender, must have equal access to the full range of CTE programs offered.

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 1. Transition/Career Development

SSI benefits after the age of 18 for students with disabilities: On the http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/ssb/v69n4/v69n4p1.html page it states that “Youth who initially become eligible for Supplemental Security Income under the definition of disability for children must have their eligibility redetermined upon attaining age 18, using the definition of disability for adults.”

Additional Links:

Employment-related provisions of Social Security Disability Insurance and the Supplemental Security Income:

To determine if there is a Center for Independent Living in your county

Academic Related Resources

Job Placement Based on Skills,Personality Type, and Interests

Labor Market & Career Links

Career, Postsecondary & Transition Help for those with Disabilities

Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services

Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS)

Students with Disabilities Preparing for College

Job Accommodations

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