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Transition Resource Fair features an incredible collection of resources for students with special needs and their families

posted Mar 24, 2015, 4:34 AM by Ashley Mark

Here comes Spring, along with the Transition Resource Fair, a FREE event for students with special needs and their families. Get connected to the community and plug into some new ways to help your child at the same time.

This year’s Transition Resource Fair brings together more than 30 exhibitors offering college and post-secondary options, job training, career investigation, day and recreation programs, living options, special needs financial planning and health services, just to name a few. Students and their families can talk with agency representatives and get their questions answered as they consider their transition plan to adulthood. 

The keynote presentation highlights the theme is“Person Centered Planning, Building Bridges from High School to Community Life”. The speakers will discuss the different service paths available for students in school to a life in the community. This year’s Transition Resource Fair is co-sponsored by Family Empowerment and the Department of Developmental Disabilities, Hampshire county

March 25 at Northampton High School
Presentation: Black Box Theater - 5:30-7:00 p.m. (Reservations required)
Exhibitor Resource Fair: Cafeteria - 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Ashley Mark,
Mar 24, 2015, 4:34 AM