PILS Update: Florida’s Children First and The Advocacy Center Co-Author At-Risk Transition Guide

Feb 16, 2009

A Message from PILS Chairman Maria Elena Abate, Esq.:

Florida’s Children First, a statewide legal advocacy organization focused on at-risk children, especially those in foster care, has co-authored the attached publication with The Advocacy Center for Persons With Disabilities.  To view the document via hyperlink, click here.

“Transition:  The Passage from Youth to Adulthood” describes the services and supports that are available to disabled youth as they prepare for adulthood.  

Described as a “must-read” for anyone working with youth with disabilities who are in state care, the publication provides numerous resources to help these children start out on the path to success.