Transition/Post-16 provision

Links and downloads

  • 14-25 Transitions Guide (2017): Written by Sheffield Parent Carer Forum, this booklet gives parents an overview of the key events and dates in their son or daugther’s transition to adult services from Year 9 onwards.
  • From Child to Adult (2014): Published by Working Families, this booklet has sections for parents and carers and for disabled young people, a step-by-step guide to better-off calculations and a list of useful publications, organisations and websites.
  • 16-19 Bursary Fund: Young people can apply for a 16-19 Bursary Fund if they are in full-time further education or training and receive Income Support, Universal Credit, or Employment and Support Allowance and DLA/PIP, in their own right.
  • Guide to Wills and Trusts (2014): Published by the National Autistic Society for family carers of people with autism, but relevant for anyone who cares for a person with a learning disability.