Welcome to RAISE!
The National Resources for Advocacy, Independence, Self-determination and Employment (RAISE) Technical Assistance Center works with the seven (7) RSA-funded Parent Training & Information Centers to develop and disseminate information and resources that increase their capacity to serve youth and young adults with disabilities and their families.
What’s the Latest from RAISE?
This March 13, 2018 webinar discusses how vocational rehabilitation agency’s (VR’s) willingness to pay for a client’s post-secondary education can sometimes be a major point of contention. Issues range from the willingness to approve post-secondary education,...
The National Clearinghouse of Rehabilitation Training Materials (NCRTM) is featuring the Parent Training and Information Centers (PTIs) funded by the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) that support individuals with disabilities through transition: NCRTM...
Just what is supported decision-making? Continue Reading The STANDARD: 4.2, Mar 2018
Soft Skills—What are They? Continue Reading The STANDARD: 4.1, Feb 2018
This webinar, originally presented on February 13, 2018, explores creative models and best practices for parent centers seeking to reach families that have historically been under-served. Representatives from each of the four parent centers comprising the New York 1...
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Job Training & Employment (click arrow for next slide)
Independent Living (click arrow for next slide)
Transition Preparation (click arrow for next slide)
Resources for Families (click arrow for next slide)
Please join us for professional development, networking, and sharing as we work together to improve transition outcomes for young adults with disabilities.
Monday, June 25, 2018, 9 am–4 pm
- Understand changes in legislation, the potential effects, and ways to advocate for change
- Discuss ways to address the problems with the juvenile justice system and youth with disabilities
- Learn what other RSA PTIs are doing in their states
This year’s Summit will be held at:
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
1000 West Buena Vista Drive
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
For more information on this event, see the RAISE Summit 2018 page. We look forward to seeing everyone soon.