The resources listed below allow young adults with special healthcare needs to learn about their diagnosis and how to take care of themselves as they transition into adulthood.
Adolescent Health Transition Project Health (AHTP)
The Adolescent Health Transition Project (AHTP) is a resource for young adults with special healthcare needs, chronic illness, and physical or developmental disabilities. It provides websites, checklists, and tools specific to one’s needs.
Children’s Medical Services, Special services for children with special needs, Florida Health
Florida Children’s Medical Services has developed resources for children, starting at age 12 years, can begin to learn about their health diagnosis, how it affects their live, name of medicine they take and how to talk with medical providers.