ERIC Number: ED394259
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Rehabilitation Services Available for Youth with Disabilities [and] Did You Know You Have the Right To Appeal Any Decision Made by Vocational Rehabilitation? Parent Brief, Part 1 and Part 2.
National Transition Network, Minneapolis, MN.
These two information briefs provide basic information to parents of students with disabilities transitioning from special educational services to adult rehabilitation services. The first brief introduces the rehabilitation services available to youth with disabilities. It explains how the vocational rehabilitation system works, what the Individual Written Rehabilitation Program (IWRP) is, what is included in the IWRP, services available to students in transition, and the application process. The second brief focuses on the right to appeal a decision made by the vocational rehabilitation system. Basic requirements of the IWRP are listed and the right to appeal through formal or informal methods is briefly addressed. (DB)
Descriptors: Disabilities, Due Process, Education Work Relationship, Individualized Programs, Rehabilitation Programs, Secondary Education, Transitional Programs, Vocational Rehabilitation
National Transition Network, Institute on Community Integration, University of Minnesota, Wulling Hall, 86 Pleasant St., SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Transition Network, Minneapolis, MN.
Identifiers: Individualized Written Rehabilitation Programs