Welcome to the 2021 EXPO for Transitioning Youth! This virtual event will provide teens and young adults with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and 504 Plans (and their families) information as they journey from high school to adulthood. Please browse the exhibitors below and watch tutorials that will help you find your path to success, mental health, employment, college, job training programs, driving, recreation and social life, and more.
The 2021 Virtual Harford County Expo for Transitioning Youth featured Keynote Speakers John and Mark Cronin from John’s Crazy Socks. John Cronin is a young, successful entrepreneur with down syndrome who co-founded John’s Crazy Socks with his father to spread happiness through colorful and fun socks. They work hard to spread the message of empowerment and possibility for all people and we are excited to share their story! www.johnscrazysocks.com
This year's Expo for Transitioning Youth includes information from exhibitors, vendors, agencies, organizations and support groups as well as pre-recorded workshops on key transition topics such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI); the Developmental Disability Administration (DDA); the Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS); estate planning; ABLE accounts; preparing for life after high school; tips for how to navigate the college journey; strategies for social success; and more!
Click on the links below to view the online workshops and exhibitors.
EXPO for Transitioning Youth is presented for general information purposes only. Reference to any non-governmental entity, project, service, or information does not constitute an endorsement by Harford County, the sponsoring agencies or any of their employees. A qualified professional should always be consulted to ensure accurate, up-to-date information and advice.
Questions? Please email Rachel Harbin, Office of Disability Services, or call at 410-638-3373.
This biennial event is in partnership with the Harford County Commission on Disabilities and Harford County Public Schools.
Keynote Speaker Presentation sponsored by APG Federal Credit Union
Zoom Meeting provided through the Harford County Public Libraries.