“Learning disabilities present unique challenges when you’re planning to attend college. The National Center for Learning Disabilities conducted a survey in 2016 of 800 parents, and 72% said it was hard finding information about college disability services. For these students, getting the right information and support to excel in college requires a persistent strategy.” Click on the link to learn more.
The 411 on Disability Disclosure: A Workbook for Youth with Disabilities is a resource developed by the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) and the National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth, this workbook helps youth make informed decisions about whether to disclose their disabilities. It also provides guidance on understanding how these decisions can affect their educational opportunities, employment pursuits, and social relationships.