Welcome to the Program Page for Youth and Young Adult Services Page.

What is IDEA?

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), the Rehabilitation Act, the Workforce Investment Act, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) guarantee people with disabilities a free and appropriate education, ensure civil rights, and protect young adults from employment discrimination based on their disabilities.

Partnering Parent Centers

Soon you will be able to – Follow the links to each Parent Center to learn more.

  • Texas Parent Center
  • Oklahoma Parent Center
  • Arkansas Parent Center
  • Louisiana Parent Center
  • Mississippi Parent Center
  • and the Alabama Parent Center (you’re already there!)

Helpful Tips for Youth

Soon you will be able to – Check out our Helpful Tips for Youth and learn about Transition, Employment, Preparing for College, and More…