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    Austin, TX 78714-9347

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Transition to Adulthood Learning Collaborative

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Please register for our next Transition to Adulthood Learning Collaborative on Nov 2, 2022 12:00 PM CT at: 


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. 

We look forward to welcoming Cristen Carson Reat, Co-Founder of BridgingApps, Easter Seals Greater Houston, as our featured presenter.

Cristen will present “Tech Talk: Using Technology to Transform Transition Planning.” Cristen will show us how basic technology tools, such as mobile devices and apps,  play a role in transition planning by empowering teens, young adults, and families to leverage technology to achieve their goals. You’ll come away with knowledge about free online resources for learning about and planning for transition as well as apps that families have found helpful. 

Please bring your questions and feel free to share this announcement with others!

Transition to Adulthood Learning Collaborative

The Transition to Adulthood Learning Collaborative (TALC) meets quarterly via webinar. A guest speaker presents on a transition topic. We also share information on upcoming events and new transition resources. All are welcome to join us, including:

  • Youth and young adults;
  • Parents and caregivers;
  • Case managers;
  • Health care plan representatives;
  • School transition specialists and teachers;
  • Hospital and university systems, and
  • Local community organizations.   

Membership is open to the public. Please email CSHCNSDG@dshs.texas.gov to join or learn more about TALC.


To promote a collaborative approach to the provision of transition services for youth in Texas with disabilities and special health care needs and their families.


Successful transition outcomes for all youth in Texas with disabilities and special health care needs and their families.

FY21 Meetings

FY20 Meetings

External links are informational and do not have the endorsement of the Texas Department of State Health Services. Please email TitleV@dshs.texas.gov or CSHCNSDG@dshs.texas.gov for more information about Children with Special Health Care Needs, Title V Maternal and Child Health, maternal and child health in Texas, or call 512-776-7373.

Last updated October 17, 2022