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Upcoming Events

*Date Change* EDU 101: IEP Planning and Goal Setting for Post-Secondary Success

Wednesday, February 8, 2023
4:30 pm6:00 pm
Students raising their hand in class reading "Spring Webinar Series: Educator/provider track"

Preparing students with ID for college requires intentional planning and goal setting. This webinar will address valuable skills for post-secondary success and recommend tangible ways to incorporate their development in your students' IEP. Please note this webinar's date has changed from January 31st to February 8th.

FAM 101: Community-Based Services & Waivers in College

Wednesday, February 15, 2023
4:30 pm6:00 pm
Parents and young daughter with Down Syndrome looking at computer reading "Spring Webinar Series: Family Resource Track"

Medicaid Waivers are a set of Health First Colorado benefits that you might be able to use in certain cases. These benefits can help you in your home and community. In this webinar, learn about how to access waivers and other community-based services and how they can be used in college.

Expansion Info Session

Wednesday, February 22, 2023
12:00 pm1:00 pm
Text reads Inclusive Higher Education Grant Program Info Session #2

This preliminary info session will overview the recent legislation (HB 22-1107) and developing grant program that allows for inclusive higher education expansion in the state of Colorado. We will address direct questions from interested applicants and provide any necessary updates prior to launching grant applications on March 15. Please be sure to register in advance.

IN! 101: Student Panel

Tuesday, February 28, 2023
5:00 pm6:00 pm
Graduates throwing their caps reading "Spring Webinar Series: IN! 101"

Hear from our graduating seniors about their inclusive higher education experience. They will share what their program is like, how they have grown, and how college has prepared them for their next chapter.

PEAK Parent Center Webinar: Pathways to Inclusive Higher Education

Thursday, March 9, 2023
12:00 pm1:00 pm
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Join us and the PEAK Parent Center for a free online workshop discussing pathways to inclusive higher education in CO.



Latest News

Georgie's senior story, applications, scholarship, spring resources, and more!

IN! announces the launch of the Inclusive Higher Education Grant Program this March.

Are you interested in applying to an inclusive higher education program? Applications for the Fall 2023 are now open. See important links and dates for ACC, UCCS, UNC, and REGIS applications.

As 2022 comes to a close, we want to recap all that we have accomplished as a community dedicated to inclusion. Hear Maggie's story, review our impact report, and consider making a year-end donation to continue opening doors to college for students with ID.

THINK+change interviewed professionals who have expertise in helping individuals with IDD and their families transition into adulthood. They offer 5 episodes addressing transition planning, higher education, home and community services, guardianship and finances, and employment. Learn all the ins and outs by watching a vodcast (video) or listening to a podcast (audio) at this link. Our very own Shayna Laing had the honor of participating in this great resource.

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