• A Smooth Transition From School To Adulthood: 2023 Information Sessions

    We understand that navigating the system of adult services can be challenging. To help prepare families of students with special needs for the transition of life beyond North Allegheny School District, we are offering information sessions to learn more about the programs available in the community.

    If you have questions about these sessions, please reach out to NA Transition Coordinator Thomas Irvine at tirvine@northallegheny.org or 724-934-7210.

    Thursday, January 19, 2023 - Pre-Employment Transition Programs and Post-Secondary Training

    Held virtually on Thursday, January 19 at 7:00 p.m., the featured speaker will be Mrs. Kristy Richardson, Director of Institutional Development at the Hiram G. Andrews Vocational Training Center. Mrs. Richardson will share an overview of the pre-employment transition programs, post-secondary training programs, and supports that are provided for students at the Commonwealth Technical Institute at the Hiram G. Andrews Center as they determine and pursue individual goals of employment and independence.

    Watch the presentation

    Upcoming Information Sessions

    All sessions will be held virtually at 7:00 p.m.

    February 16, 2023 - OVR 101

    The speaker for this session will be Ms. Andria McCourt, Early Reach Coordinator for the PA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR). The Office of Vocational Rehabilitation’s mission is to assist individuals with disabilities to secure and maintain employment and independence. In this OVR 101 session, you will learn more about OVR and the services they provide to students as well as adults. The presentation will include information on the OVR process, forms, services, and programs for students and adults.

    Ms. Andria McCourt

    March 16, 2023

    The speaker will be Mr. Steve Macri, Director of First Impressions at the Pittsburgh Technical College in Oakdale, Pennsyslvania. 

    April 20, 2023

    Speaker and topic to be announced at a later date.

    May 18, 2023

    Speaker and topic to be announced at a later date.