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Preparing for Life After School: School-to-Work informational sessions

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Learn more about the School-to-Work program

Learn more about the School-to-Work Program during one of our online Preparing for Life After School informational sessions. Each session covers a different area of the School-to-Work program.  You can download and share a "Prepare for Life After School" poster with your community, available in 19 languages:

Download a Preparing for Life After School event posters in 19 languages (2MB)​

Meet and Greet

This meeting is focused on learning more about our Employment Service Agencies in the program including:

  • What to expect in services
  • Sign up and make appointments
  • Bring your questions for us to answer

Upcoming sessions from 6 to 7:30 pm on March 16, 2023 and May 18, 2023.

Orientation

This meeting gives a great additional overview on how to get the most from your time in the School-to-Work program including

  • How the School-to-Work team helps
  • Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) process and questions
  • Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) process and questions

Upcoming session from 6 to 7:30 pm on April 20, 2023.

Parent info sessions

We are working with King County's Employment First Work group to create an additional info meeting for students and their families with an IEP, 504 plan or a disability.

 

How to join a session

Join by Zoom ID: 894 1805 2863 on a Thursday we are hosting a Meet and Greet or Orientation you are interested in joining.

Captioning and interpreters in Spanish, Somali, and Vietnamese available at all sessions.

Contact us to request additional accommodations, including interpreters.

Interpretation and Accessibility Services

Developmental Disabilities and Early Childhood Supports team (206-263-0853): When you call, say your language in English, such as “Spanish” then say “Interpreter” in English.  We will place you on hold while we connect with an interpreter.

King County’s 211 Crisis Connections provides comprehensive information on health and human services in King County, from rent and housing assistance to adult disability supports. Immediate language interpretation is available in more than 155 languages. Call 2-1-1 or 800-621-4636 Mon-Fri, 8am-6pm  

Washington Relay 711: A person with a hearing loss or speech disability with specialized telecommunication equipment or a person using a standard phone may initiate a call through Washington Relay. Dial 711 to connect with a Communication Assistant, who will dial the requested number and relay the conversation between the two callers. Learn more about  All Washington Relay Services and Spanish Relay.

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