For a Comprehensive Guide to healthcare transition, created by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, review this resource.
Family-to-Family (F2F) Youth Leaders and Allies
Former PEAL staff, Josie Badger and Joan Badger, discuss the value of youth leadership development for young adults with disabilities transitioning to adulthood. Their perspectives are reflective of their real life experiences. The intent of these videos is to help you understand transition to adult health care.
Health Insurance & Service Eligibility (18-21):
Individualized Health Plans:
Moving from Pediatric to Adult Providers:
Medical Assistance and Operations Memo:
Parents and Students
The Pennsylvania Post Secondary Survey is a great way for exiting students with an IEP to give DIRECT feedback on their experience in school. Watch this wonderful video below that explains the importance. For more information visit: https://secondarytransition.org/page/post_school_outcomes_survey
Be a Superstar: Take the Survey (English):
Sé una Super-Estrella—Toma la Encuesta (Español):
It is essential that these survey’s reach students who are typically underrepresented. The resources below summarize strategies recommended by youth and their families for reaching youth who are routinely underrepresented in the post-school survey data.