Office Hours & Location

Kirkland Building
Room 156
Open during regular business hours throughout the school year

To provide evening services, our office hours are from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays.

Special Needs Disability Services
Regina Watts
Special Needs Coordinator
Kirkland Building, Room 156
O: (229) 430-2854

National Resources

National Center on Secondary Education and Transition

The National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET) coordinates national resources, offers technical assistance, and disseminates information related to secondary education and transition for youth with disabilities in order to create opportunities for youth to achieve successful futures.
www.ncset.org

National Clearinghouse on Postsecondary Education for Individuals with Disabilities

This resource contains answers to counselors’ most frequently asked questions about postsecondary opportunities for students with disabilities. Students and their families are encouraged use the toolkit to help guide their transition planning for college and career.
https://www.heath.gwu.edu/archived-resource-papers

National Alliance for Secondary Education and Transition

Information about standards for transition programs
www.nasetalliance.org

Social Security Online

Access to Social Security information including publications and forms.
www.ssa.gov

U.S. Department of Education

Info for students with disabilities who plan to attend Postsecondary education; helps students understand their rights and responsibilities when entering postsecondary education.
www.ed.gov

Disability Information

Disability Info provides quick and easy access to comprehensive information about disability programs, services, laws and benefits.
U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy

Helping Students with Visual Impairments

https://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/helping-blind-low-vision-students/

Think College

College options for people with intellectual disabilities.
www.thinkcollege.net

List of College Scholarships and Financial Aid for Students With Disabilities (EssayOnTime.com)

https://essayontime.com.au/scholarships-for-students-with-disabilities/


Local Resources for the State of Georgia

Georgia Tools for Life

Information regarding assistive technology for all disability groups also serves as a source of advocacy and instruction in self-advocacy
www.gatfl.org

Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Services

A good overview of services provided by Vocational Rehabilitation
www.vocrehabga.org

Self-advocacy