Transition Information Network

Inform young disabled people, their families and professionals of events, initiatives, & developments in transition, policy & practice

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Services provided:

The Transition Information Network (TIN) is an alliance of organisations and individuals who come together with a common aim: to improve the experience of disabled young people’s transition to adulthood. TIN is a source of information and good practice standards for disabled young people, families and professionals.

What they do:

They provide information and resources about transition through their website, publications and events.

  • Magazine
    They publish a magazine called My Future Choices. The magazine is for disabled young people, families and professionals. It includes articles about transition projects, interviews with disabled young people, the latest policy and charity news and resources.
  • E-bulletin
    They produce an e-bulletin which lists the latest policy and practice developments effecting disabled young people in transition.
  • Seminars
    They run seminars which provide disabled young people, parents and professionals the opportunity to explore and discuss transition issues.

They also work behind the scenes on policy issues, respond to government consultations and work with leading organisations to develop and promote good practice standards in transition.

Please note that they do not have a helpline and they are not resourced to provide advice to disabled young people and their families.

They recommend Contact a Family’s helpline on 0808 808 3555. Contact a Family provide advice, information and support to parents of all disabled children.

Address

National Children's Bureau
8 Wakley Street
London
EC1V 7QE

Phone: 020 7843 6006
Website: http://www.transitioninfonetwork.org.uk/
Email: tin@ncb.org.uk

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