Plan for life changes

Ages 18-21

  • Start planning for your transition into adult health and social services. It is important be prepared and┬áplan ahead.

For parents and caregivers

  • As parents and caregivers of people with developmental disabilities age, your planning needs to change. Some issues that become more important as parents age include financial security and social supports for their loved one after parents/supporters pass away, as well as housing needs.

Suggested Resources

Resources for parents and caregivers

Ages 22-40

  • Start planning for how you can best use the adult health and social services available to you. It is important be prepared and plan ahead.

For your parent/caregiver

  • As you grow older, the planning needs for you and your child change. Some issues that become more important include financial security, housing security and social supports for your loved one after you are no longer able to provide these needs.

Resources for your parent/caregiver