Preparing Students with Disabilities for Transition- Sale 24 April 

Monday, February 18, 2013 3:55:00 PM

 

This information session for parents and educators of young people with disabilities or learning difficulties in Secondary School in Victoria is a free event.

 

Date:         Wednesday 24th of April 2013

Time:        5:45pm-8:00pm

Venue:     Sale Baptist Hall – Princess Highway (opposite Cabains Road)

 

The session focuses on options and supports that are available to students with a disability who transitioning from school in this region with a structured sequence of presentations.

Representatives from employment agencies, apprenticeship centres, further education, day programs, Centrelink and others will be in attendance to answer specific questions.

Who should attend?

Secondary School students with a disability or learning difficulty and those who advise them including:

  • Parents
  • Careers Advisors
  • Year Level Coordinators
  • VCAL or MIPs coordinators
  • Integration Aides
  • Welfare officers
  • Youth and Disability Workers
  • Special Education Coordinators

(Please Note: Information in the session will relate to students with a wide range of disabilities including physical, learning, intellectual, sensory, neurological, psychiatric and chronic illness.)

 

Click here to view the flyer

 

This session is registered with VIT and can be used to count toward Professional Development hours for staff.

RSVP by – 3rd of April 2013

 

info@gellen.org.au 

Enquiries: 03 5153 1745

When registering please advise us of dietary or accessibility requirements.

 


The NDCO is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR)