Transition Events

  • Here you will learn about upcoming Transition Events!

     Please contact Heather Imondi LMSW - Social Worker and Transition Coordinator for more transition information. 

     Phone: 516-305-8765

Transition Related Flyers

  • VIRTUAL Transition Events 2020-2021

    VIRTUAL Transition Save the Dates 2020-2021

     

    Introduction to OPWDD

     Parent to Parent’s Alissa Morris will be providing an overview of OPWDD, Office of Persons With Developmental Disabilities. Alissa will cover the application process, eligibility, services & the Front Door. Come see what OPWDD is all about and how they may be able to help your child!

    OCTOBER 27th

    6:30 PM

     Remote Link to Follow

     ALL AGES WELCOME

     

    Guardianship & Special Needs Trust Workshop

     Andrew Cohen, ESQ. & Mitch Weisbrot, CLU, ChSNC, will address legal and financial preparations needed to safeguard assets for students with special needs including guardianship and special needs trusts.

    NOVEMBER 4th

    6:30 PM

     Remote Link to Follow

     ALL AGES WELCOME

     

     Seeking IEP/504 Accommodations in College &

     Introduction to ACCES-VR Services

    Heather Imondi, Herricks Transition Coordinator, will provide an overview of the accommodations process in college & specialized college programs for students with learning differences. She will also address ACCES-VR and how they can assist with trade school, employment services, financial assistance and more!

    JANUARY 13th

    6:30 PM

     Remote Link to Follow

     JUNIOR & SENIOR PARENTS/STUDENTS

     

    OPWDD Eligibility, Now What?

    Parent to Parent’s Alissa Morris will be providing an overview of the process of what comes next after receiving OPWDD eligibility and the services available to your child!

    JANUARY 21st

    6:30 PM

    Remote Link to Follow

     ALL AGES WELCOME

     

    Preventing Parent Burn Out

    Parent to Parent’s Alissa Morris: Parenting a child with special needs requires energy, focus, and enthusiasm! Come discover positive ways to cope with and effectively manage stress.

    MARCH 16th

    6:30 PM

    Remote Link to Follow

     ALL AGES WELCOME

     

     

     Apply For ACCES-VR

    ACCES-VR liaison will be meeting with senior students & their parents virtually who complete applications. Applications will be mailed home and returned to Heather Imondi. (Student must have a documented disability to apply, i.e IEP, 504, medical documentation, or mental health documentation.) 

    DATES TBD

     

     

     

    SENIOR PARENTS/STUDENTS

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