Transition Services

Vocational Rehabilitation Transition Counselors

  • Work with the student to discover their interests and life goals while discovering the student's strengths. 
  • Work with the student and local schools to coordinate, develop, and implement pre-employment transition services which include:
  1. Job Exploration 
  2. Workplace Readiness training 
  3. Work-based learning experiences
  4. Counseling on opportunities for enrollment in a comprehensive transition or postsecondary educational program at institutions of higher education 
  5. Instruction in self-advocacy 
  • Work with the community to discover resources to support the student in their training and development needs.
  • Work with identifiable resources necessary to help the student make a successful transition from high school to adult life.
Maryanne Caldwell, M.S., CRC
Transition Manager (statewide)

Youth Leadership Forum

The Youth  Leadership Forum (YLF) is a conference for youth and young adults with disabilities held annually at the University of Central Arkansas (UCA) campus.

2019 YLF Delegate / Peer Leader Application Form

YLF Presentation (PowerPoint)

YLF Presentation (PDF)

Youth Leadership Forum Video