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Jeffco Transition Services

Jeffco Transition Services

Program Description
Jeffco Transition Services (JTS) provides learning experiences which are designed to assist youth in transitioning from high school student to adult. Through collaboration with families and community agencies, learning opportunities are individually developed to support youth in progressing towards desired post-secondary goals.

Eligibility and Enrollment Process

JTS is an optional program for young adults with special needs who are 18-21 years of age and who have completed their high school education. Eligible students are those who demonstrate a need for significant support and training in one or more of the following areas:

  • Career And Employment
  • Education and Training
  • Adult Independent Living

Specialized support and training may include:

  • Job Exploration, Experience And Training
  • Travel Training (RTD) In The Community
  • Community Experiences and Participation
  • Development Of Appropriate Social And Communication Skills
  • Accessing Community Sites and Adult Educational Settings
  • Connection of young adults with appropriate resources and agencies

For additional information please contact a member of the Transition Leadership Team.

Additional JTS Components

  • Staff consultation with high school educators and IEP teams regarding the promotion of successful transition
  • Provision of parent/guardian education and collaboration opportunities
  • Creation and implementation of individualized transition plans
  • Coordination of agency resources and partnerships