Positive family engagement throughout the transition process improves youth outcomes.
It's important to engage families as partners and empower them with information. As you work with families, focus on these key takeaways:
The information, resources and tools in this section are designed to help you invite families into the process and engage them as a partner in their youth's transition and employment success. To receive ongoing information on fostering family engagement, sign up for PACER's family engagement newsletter.
Reframe how you view engaging with families.
Find tips and strategies to improve family outreach and communication.
Teach families the basics so they can navigate along the way.
Involve families in the process and let them know how they can help.