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The Vermont Transition Guide is a best practice guide for young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Developmental Disabilities as they transition to adulthood. It contains resources for young adults, parents and professionals who live and work in Vermont. Read about Vermont's philosophy.

Young Adults Guide

Welcome to the Young Adults Transition Guide. This guide is designed to make transition to adulthood as smooth and stress free as possible. We hope you find the tools and resources useful as you go through the process of deciding what lies ahead after high school.


Approaching the transition process as a parent brings a unique set of questions and concerns that only a parent could understand. The Parents Guide, co-written by a parent, provides information on resources and best practice, to take the guess work out of transition process.

Professionals Guide

The Professionals Guide provides tools, trainings and information on best practice and statewide resources, to help you, the Vermont professional, support successful transitions to adulthood for youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Developmental Disabilities.