What’s Next After High School

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If you are person with a disability who is turning 18-years-old, it’s important that you understand your rights and responsibilities as an adult. There are programs and services available to help you go to college, get a job, live in the community, and make your own decisions. When you start to make the transition to adult life, it will help if you understand your rights as you advocate for yourself.

If you would like to speak with someone about your rights at college, text COLLEGE to 512-229-9109.


Disclaimer: Disability Rights Texas strives to update its materials on an annual basis, and this video is based upon the law at the time it was created. The law changes frequently and is subject to various interpretations by different courts. Future changes in the law may make some information in this video inaccurate.

The video is not intended to and does not replace an attorney’s advice or assistance based on your particular situation.