Transition to Adulthood

Parent Brief
Promoting effective parent involvement in secondary education and transition.


What Is Got Transition?

Got Transition is a federally funded national resource center on health care transition. Its aim is to improve the transition from pediatric to adult health care through the use of evidence-driven strategies for health care professionals, youth, young adults, and their families.

Got Transition is a program of The National Alliance to Advance Adolescent Health and is funded through a cooperative agreement from the federal Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration.

Youth Information

As you get older, YOU will begin to make choices that will affect your health. Got Transition hopes to support you to make those choices carefully.  We want to provide you with information, tools, connections to other youth, and also people who work in the health care systems.

It is the hope of the team at Got Transition that when you feel supported, involved, and empowered in your own health care, you will be more likely to have a positive transition experience!

Resources from Got Transition

There are lots of things that Got Transition is doing to make sure you are interested and maybe even exciting about health care transition!

  • Find us on  Facebook! You will get to see the latest webinars, Got Transition events, and lots of resources and articles about what’s going on with health care transition.
  • Check out our page of resources with information about everything from how to talk to your doctor, to learning about being a self-advocate.
  • View our YouTube channel with episodes of  Got Transition Radio Broadcasts!
  • Sign up for the Got Transition Mailing List so you can hear about all upcoming events and things that might interest you!
What do you want to see, or hear about from Got Transition?  Contact us at to share your ideas!

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  1. The student must be invited to any IEP meeting where postsecondary goals and transition services needed to reach those goals will be considered.

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