Supported Adulthood

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If you’re a young person (aged up to 25), you can check out our Inclusion page on Yor-Zone for information about what's next after school. Yor-Zone is a website for children and young people in York and the Inclusion page is just a condensed version of the Local Offer. On the Inclusion page, there’s lots of information about inclusive activities and sports, travel, discounts, school, further education, jobs and more!

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:#: York Independent Living and Travel Skills (YILTS) :#:

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York Independent Living and Travel Skills Training (YILTS) offers travel training to vulnerable people. We work with 11-25 years old who have an EHCP or a Statement of Special Needs and adults in social care who receive support from the Learning Disabilities Team.

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From help in schools to help on the job and from the job centre, find out more information about those who can help you.

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:#: York Special Educational Needs Service :#:

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The Special Educational Needs service have a duty to enable pupils with special educational needs to reach their full potential, be included fully in their school/pre-school communities and make a successful transition to adulthood. .

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The team provide a range of specialist advice, support and interventions to people with learning disabilities across York, Selby Easingwold and Tadcaster. They can provide support with housing and the support you may need to live in your home, your health, your mental health, equipment, being independent, communication and carers. The team are made up of physiotherapist, care managers, occupational therapists, psychologists, community nurses, psychiatrists and speech and language therapists.

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Know your rights, know your benefits.

'Know your rights, know your benefits' is a guide for young people in care or leaving care. This helpful guide gives information about lots of things you might need support with including: help paying rent or council tax, what leaving care support you should receive, how to make a benefits claim and help setting up your first home.

For more help regarding financial support follow the link.

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Living independently, housing and support.

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Use this section to find out about relationships, friendships and keeping safe in the community.

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