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The Transition Event 2016 in association with Progress

Thursday 26th May 2016
The National Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham

The Transition Event in association with Progress…building the best future for young people with additional needs.

This annual, one day conference and exhibition, explores the essential aspects of a young person’s transition to adulthood when they have additional needs.

Vicky McDermott, CEO of Papworth Trust and Chair of the Care and Support Alliance

With a passion for helping to drive social change, teamed with experience supporting those with disabilities and their families, Vicky will Chair The Transition Event.

Huw Davies, Chief Executive at the British Association for Supported Employment
Huw will look at how young people can maximise their chances of employment and the reality of the jobs market; including how to break down barriers and achieve their goals.

Alison Boulton, Policy Officer at Natspec
Alison will explore the current education options for young people with additional needs and how to access the best routes in the future.

Mark McGoogan, Principal Consultant for Housing, Disability and Social Investment Consultants Ltd
Mark will look at housing options and what young people need to consider, plus what benefits are available.

View the full conference agenda here

Non-Care Providers can book their tickets online by clicking on the button below.

Eventbrite - The Transition Event 2016

If you are a Care Provider, parent or carer and would like to book tickets to attend, please contact Cheryl on the details below.

For more information on the conference, contact
Cheryl Yardley on 01223 206953
or email

For sponsor and exhibitor opportunities, contact
Paul Leahy on 01223 206965
Or email

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A huge thank you to all those who participated in our event in 2015 and made it yet another successful day.  For a full list of all our 2015 sponsors and exhibitors please click here.