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Project SEARCH High School Transition Programs

Florida has 18 Project SEARCH programs in 10 counties

  1. Brevard
  2. Broward
  3. Duval
  4. Escambia
  5. Orange
  6. Leon
  7. Martin
  8. Miami-Dade
  9. Palm Beach
  10. Santa Rosa

Web: http://www.projectsearch.us/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=52&Itemid=57

Federal

Student Resources: Preparing for College
Website: https://www.disability.gov/search/list?q=&facetPrefix=1%2FEducation&fq=topics%3A%22Education%22&fq=locations%3Anational&fq=subTopics%3A%221%2FEducation%2FGetting+Ready+for+College%22

Administration on Developmental Disabilities
Website: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/add/index.html

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Website: http://store.samhsa.gov/home

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
Website: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/index.html?src=mr


Rehabilitation Services Administration
Website: http://rsa.ed.gov/

400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Room 3329-MES
Washington, DC 20202-2551

(202) 245-7488


Office of Special Education Programs
Website: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/osep/index.html

400 Maryland Ave., S.W.
Washington, DC 20202

Telephone: (202) 245-7468
1-800-USA-LEARN 


Office for Civil Rights
Website: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html

400 Maryland Avenue SW
Washington, D.C. 20202

Telephone: 1-800-421-3481
FAX: 202-245-6840
TDD: 877-521-2172

Email: OCR@ed.gov

Electronic Complaint Form: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/complaintintro.html


Family Policy Compliance Office
Website: http://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/guid/fpco/index.html

400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20202-5920

1-800-USA-LEARN (1-800-872-5327)

Assistance with or complaints under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment

Office of Disability Employment Policy
Website: http://www.dol.gov/dol/topic/disability/index.htm

200 Constitution Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20210

(866) 4-USA-DOL
(877) 889-5627 (TTY)

950 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Civil Rights Division
Disability Rights Section – NYA
Washington, DC 20530

(800) 514-0301 (voice)
(800) 514-0383 (TTY)

Career, Technical and Adult

Career and Technical

Web: http://www.fldoe.org/workforce/publicat.asp

Specifically for adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities, five district technical centers offer basic transition programs:

  1. Brewster Technical Center - Hillsborough
  2. Lorenzo Walker Institution – Collier
  3. Sarasota County Tech – Sarasota
  4. Taylor Tech – Taylor
  5. Tech Educational Center - Osceola

Adult Education

Web: http://www.fldoe.org/workforce/adulted/