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INCLUDEnyc | Access for young adults with disabilities

december 2019

News & resources

Independent Living

Self-determination: supporting successful transition
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition

Sex ed for individuals with developmental disabilities
National Council on Independent Living


Services and Systems

The financial backlash of some disability programs
MSN

Aging out: when kids with autism grow up
Child Mind Institute

Survey

Tell us about your experiences and goals for living, learning, and working. Thank you for your feedback!


Education

Including students with intellectual disabilities can make colleges better
Yahoo

How to protect your rights at a NYS charter school
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Work

What is CareerZone in New York State?
New York State Department of Labor

Types of accommodations in the health care industry
Job Accommodation Network


Science and Technology

Transition to college for students with physical disabilities
National Disability Institute

Google Disability Support now includes American Sign Language (ASL)
Google


Disability and Culture

Will disabled people ever get the stories they deserve?
BBC

Self-assessment on leadership for youth with disabilities
NCWD



Upcoming events & workshops

New York City 

December 11: Top 5 rights in special education

December 14: Advocacy skills for parents

January 24: Postsecondary options for students with intellectual disabilities or autism


Western New York

December 11: Supported decision-making as an alternative to guardianship (webinar) 
 

Finger Lakes

December 13: Understanding functional behavioral assessments and behavior intervention plans

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