Transition Program @ Pitkin

4360 S. Pitkin Street

Aurora, CO 80015

Transition Program @ Fremont 

14603 E Fremont Ave.

Centennial, CO 80112

What is Transition?

The Transition Program is an optional program for young adults with special needs who are 18 - 21 years of age and who have completed their high school core classes and when IEP team have determined the need for such transition services.
Transition is the process students and their families use to develop desired outcomes after high school.  Transition assists with developing necessary tools to progress from high school to adult life.
Transition may look very different from individual to individual.  Services are provided through a "team model" approach of educational professionals, student, parents, and community resources.
Experiences and opportunities are offered to ensure that students will be able to obtain individual goals and acquire the knowledge and skills needed to access appropriate community resources and agencies. 
Services Offered
1)  Career and Vocational Development
         * Vocational Training
         * College Connections
         * Work Experience
2)  Adult Life Skills
         * Money Management
         * Apartment Living
         * Cooking Skills
         * Organizational Skills
         * Self-Care Skills
3)  Community Resources/Leisure Activities
         * RTD Training
         * Driver Permit Training
         * Physical Fitness
         * Hobbies/Recreation
4)  Interpersonal Communication
         * Peer/Socialization Skills
         * Advocacy Skills
         * Decision Making and Solutions
Philosophy Statement 
To empower young adults to recognize their potential by providing resources, skill development, and opportunities that maximizes their independence toward adult life
Additional Resources 
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