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Preparing for Adulthood Transition Guide

Last updated: 20 February 2023
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Transitions planning

Transition planning can involve lots of different things, and no two families' plans will look the same. This section can be used as a guide as to what you can expect to happen year on year, what you need to plan for and who can help you at each stage. It can help shape the Preparing for Adulthood section of your child's EHC plan and it will help identify what you need to explore and plan together to help your child reach their goals.

Although Preparing for Adulthood becomes a part of a child's EHC plan at the age of 13 or 14 it's never too early to start talking about independence.

What you need to think about and when