Upcoming Events

Day Program Tours

Wondering what day programs are available to your child after transition? Join us for an opportunity to tour and learn about available options in the area.

Fall tour dates include:

Oct. 23, 2023 – MyDay @ 8:30am at 1811 High Grove Lane Suite 139, Naperville

Nov. 17, 2023 – WDSRA (Rec and Roll) 
9:00am- Ackerman location (1 staff : 6 participants) 800 St. Charles Rd, Glen Ellyn and
10:00am- Fountain View location (1 staff : 3 participants) 910 N. Gary Ave, Carol Stream

Dec. 14, 2023 – NEDSRA (TREC) @ 10:00am Location: 1770 Centennial Place, Addison

Please RSVP one week prior to the event to Transition Specialist Erin Hoving at [email protected] or 630.942.6783.

Ligas Family Advocate Program

LFAP provides broad outreach to Illinois adults and families who are selected from the PUNS or notified in advance of a future PUNS selection. Webinars are held to support navigation of the adult developmental disabilities system and uncover outside-the-box solutions.

Endorsed By: The Arc of Illinois
Date: Monthly – 1st Thursday
Time: TBD via Zoom

Click here for upcoming event details and registration links!

Next Steps 

Informative, informal sessions focusing on planning for a disabled student’s successful transition from high school to adult life. Dates to be announced.

For further information, contact Erin Hoving at 630-942-6783 or [email protected] 

Next Steps team members include Erin Hoving, Glenbard District 87; Yousef Matariyeh, Lisle High School District 202; Lori O’Connell, Community Unit School District 200; Justin Olson, Elmhurst School District 205; and Sara Tatham, SASED, the School Association for Special Education in DuPage.

Transition Planning Committee (TPC) Meetings

TPC is made up of representatives from local special education districts and cooperatives, community providers, Division of Rehabilitation Services staff, adult service providers and parents. The committee has banded together to improve the transition experience from high school to successful adult life for young adults with disabilities. New participants are always welcome. Dates to be announced.

Coffee-Time Conversation

This is an informal discussion group that welcomes anyone who is interested in meeting other parents/caregivers of young adults with disabilities.  Dates will be announced soon
Contact person: Erin Hoving [email protected] or 630-942-6783.