Agencies to Assist with Transition Services
When a student reaches 16 years of age an agency must be invited to the IEP meeting.
- Vocational Rehabilitation:
- A student may be eligible for VR services if employment is his/her goals
- Have an IEP or 504 Plan
- Ages 15-21
2. Agency for Persons with Disabilities (ADP)
APD works in partnership with local organizations to support people with developmental disabilities in living, learning, and working in their communities. APD provides critical services and supports for customers with developmental disabilities so they can reach their full potential.
Eligibility: A person must live in Florida, be at least 3 years old, and have a diagnosed developmental disability that occurred before the age of 18 to be eligible for APD services. Children ages 3 to 5 who are at risk of being diagnosed with a developmental disability may also be served by APD.
They supports persons with disabilities listed below in living, working and all aspects of community life:
- Spina Bifida
- Cerebral Palsy
- Intellectual Disability
- Prader-Willi Syndrome
To apply for services contact:
Michelle Sturla, Easter Seals Program Manager and Business Associate with APD
1219 Dunn Ave.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Advocating for and serving individuals with disabilities as they strive for independence and self-sufficiency.
Eastside: 386-943-9793 Westside: 386-274-4736
Assists job seekers regardless of current employment status or income level.
Eastside: 386-323-7001 Westside: 386-561-9550
Provides support and assistance with the goal of optimizing the potential of people with autism, dual sensory impairment, and related disabilities.
For information regarding services and supports provided by CARD contact:
12424 Research Parkway, Suite 365
Orlando, FL 32826
Phone: (407) 823-6011
Champion excellence in the delivery of health care for children with special needs through a comprehensive system of care.
386-255-4568 ext. 303
To help blind children and adults with additional disabilities be independent and contributing citizens.
Mission is to empower people with disabilities to attain equal opportunities in society.
Empowers people who are blind and visually impaired to reach self-determined goals.
10. Duvall Homes
Empowering people with Developmental Disabilities.
Provides hope and help to families and individuals with special needs by providing exceptional advocacy, therapy, education, recreation and support services.
Dedicated to improving the quality of life of persons with epilepsy and reducing the incidence of onset.
Resource on programs for child/youth to receive mental health & substance abuse services.
Provides customized employment services to persons with disabilities.
Capacity building, interagency collaboration, transition legislation & policy, student development & outcomes.
Committed to assisting students with or at-risk of emotional and/or behavioral challenges.
386-255-6475 ext. 38332
To help people with disabilities find and maintain employment, and to enhance their independence.
Eastside: 386-615-6111 Westside: 386-456-5320
Public transit services, buses, shuttle, special services for the disabled and elderly.
Inspiring people to discover their limitless potential.