Transition and Guardianship Resources

 
Transition Resources
 
Transition in Texas - https://www.texastransition.org/
 
Transition Resources for Students with Vision Impairments - http://texasvitransition.org/
 
Texas Workforce Commission - https://www.twc.texas.gov/
 
Information for students and parents/guardians of Deaf/HH children - https://www.texasdeafed.org/transition
 

Texas Project FIRST (Region 9 ESC):

 
 
 

Texas Statewide Leadership for Autism (Region 13 ESC):

 
Guardianship and Supported Decision Making Information
 
 
 

Disability Rights Texas - Supported Decision Making Resources:

  • Supported Decision Making Made Easy
  • An Easy-to-Follow Guide on Supported Decision-Making Agreements
  • Sample Supported Decision-Making Agreement
  • The Right to Make Choices: A Supported Decision-Making Toolkit for People with Disabilities and Their Supporters
 

 

Minnesota Department of Human Services – Introduction and Guide to Supported Decision Making (You Tube)

 

Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities – Guardianship Alternatives

 

Texas Health & Human Services: Advance Directives – This resource explains the different legal documents that allow individuals to convey their decisions about end-of-life care ahead of time. Options to consider for adults with disabilities may include the Medical Power of Attorney and the Declaration for Mental Health Treatment.

 

Texas Guardianship Association

 

The Arc of Texas - Alternatives to Guardianship

 

The Legal Framework for the Child Centered Process - Adult Students and Transfer of Rights

 

Transition Coalition – Links to free webcasts and other resources related to Guardianship & Supported Decision Making