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Advancing the Skills of Specialists in Employment Training (ASSET) is a print and video training program to persons working with persons with disabilities in community employment settings.

National Organizations

The National Transition Alliance (NTA)An organziation designed to promote the transition of youth with disabilities toward desired postschool experiences.

Easter Seals Provide services that help children and adults with disabilities gain greater independence.

The Association for Persons in Supported Employment (APSE) An organization formed in 1988 to improve and expand integrated employment opportunities, services, and outcomes for persons experiencing disabilities.

National School-to-Work Learning Center   Based on an act that provides funds to States and local communities to develop School-to-Work systems.

Worksupport.com   A gateway to information, resources, and services regarding the employment of people with disabilities.

Presidential Task Force on the Employment of Adults with Disabilities

National Center on Secondary Education and Transition   Seeks to increase the capacity of national, state and local agencies and organizations to improve secondary education and transition results for youth with disabilities and their families.

Publications

NICHCY Transition Summaries   This series of publications focuses on preparing youth with disabilities to make the transition from high school to the adult world

Best & Effective Practices in School to Work Transition for Youth with Disabilities

Transition Directories

Family Village Transition Resources   Articles, mailing lists and websites

School to Work Links

STW Transition Related Web Sites