What Comes After High School for Students in Special Education?

Resources Available at the 2016-17 “Transition Fair” in Camarillo

It’s never too early to learn about resources for students with disabilities after high school. Help your high school student prepare for a quality adult life they envision by attending the 2016-17 Ventura County Annual Transition Fair. This is an opportunity for parents, teachers, care-providers and students in special education to learn about the process of transitioning to adult life and about the support available from various community and government agencies. Stop by this free event to meet directly with the representatives from more than thirty different adult service agencies in Ventura County.

WHAT: 2016-17 Ventura County Annual Transition Fair

WHEN: Saturday, March 11, 2017 • Open House from 9:00AM – 12:00PM plus breakout sessions for parents and activities for students

WHERE: Ventura County Office of Education Conference and Educational Services Center • 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo, CA 93012

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: High school and post-secondary students who will earn a diploma or who will/ have earned a certificate of completion, parents/guardians, teachers, care-providers.  

Meet representatives from the following agencies:

  • Department of Rehabilitation
  • Tri-Counties Regional Center
  • Community Colleges
  • Employment Development Department
  • Public Health
  • …and many others

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About the Ventura County Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA)

The Ventura County SELPA office is responsible for the implementation of the Ventura County Special Education ​Local Plan, and for ensuring a free appropriate public education to all students with identified disabilities according to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act PL 94-142 (amended by PL 108-446, 2004).  The Ventura County SELPA is the second largest multi-district SELPA in the state, serving over 17,300 students with disabilities in the 19 districts in Ventura County, the Ventura County Office of Education and the Las Virgenes Unified School District in Los Angeles County. Learn more at www.vcselpa.org.


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