Transition Bootcamp Event

Are you a family member, caregiver or professional who wants to learn more about supporting a successful transition from school to adult life for youth with developmental disabilities? Then join us!

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Thursday, November 1
Registration 7:30am; Conference 8:15am – 4:00pm
Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Rd., Cincinnati, Oh 45246

Tentative Agenda
7:30am – 8:15am           Registration
8:15 am – 8:30 am         Welcome, Intro & Housekeeping
8:30 am – 9:30 am         Opening Panel of Youth, Parents & Professionals on Transition Experience
9:45 am – 10:45 am       Session A: 5 different topics, 60 minutes each, Session Details here
11:00 am – 12:00 pm     Session B: 5 different topics, 60 minutes each, Session Details here
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm       Lunch
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm         Session C: 5 different topics, 60 minutes each, Session Details here
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm         Session D: 5 different topics, 60 minutes each, Session Details here
3:45 pm – 4:00 pm         Complete Evaluations & Adjourn

10:00 am – 2:00 pm       Vendor Fair, View the list of vendors here
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm      Opportunity to Provide Feedback to Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD)


Thank you to our 2018 Sponsors



























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Four Family Tracks focused on:

  • School & Employment
  • Healthcare & Mental Health
  • Legal & Financial
  • Community Life

One Professional Specific Track covering:

  • Challenging Behaviors
  • Transition IEP’s
  • Person Centered Future Planning
  • Assistive Technology

Event FAQs

If I am not able to attend, can I send someone in my place?

Yes, we understand that things come up. If you need to send someone in your place, please notify Jennifer Walsh,, 513-803-0653.

What does parking look like for this event?

Parking is free at the Sharonville Convention Center. The conference will be held in the Exhibit Halls. Please enter through Entrance A.

Are CEUs offered for this event?

We typically provide CEUs. Right now, they are pending, but will provide more details as they become available. Certificates of attendance are available upon request.

I see that there is a family and professional track for the breakout sessions. Do I have to stick to one or the other?

You do not have to stick to one track, you can go to any sessions that interest you. We added the tracks this year based on past feedback, but anyone is welcome in any session.


While general information will be provided, this event will primarily focus on resources in southwestern Ohio.

If you are interested in partnering with us as a sponsor and/or vendor, please contact Rachel,, 513-636-0541

Thank you to our 2018 Planning Committee








Check out photos from the 2017 event here.