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The National Resources for Advocacy, Independence, Self-determination and Employment (RAISE) Technical Assistance Center works with the eight (8) Rehabilitation Service Administration (RSA)-funded Parent Training & Information Centers to develop and disseminate information and resources that increase their capacity to serve youth and young adults with disabilities and their families.


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RAISE Transition Summit 2021

Transition in this Brave New World

Day 1
Monday, June 21
2:00pm- 4:00pm ET

Day 2
Monday, June 28
2:00pm- 4:00pm ET


June 21
Introduction of new RSA Parent Centers
A look at new resources
Review the 5 Youth Engagement Toolkits

June 28
Reopening of Schools: Pre-ETS/Secondary Transition Service Delivery and Covid
Policy Updates and What You Need to Know at the National Level

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