About Us

Planning for Adult Life is a statewide project funded by the NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) to assist young adults (between the ages of 16-21) with developmental disabilities and their families in charting a life course for adulthood. Informational sessions, webinars, and resource guides/materials will address the following core areas:

  • Postsecondary Education/Employment
  • Housing Legal/Financial Planning
  • Self-Direction
  • Health/Behavioral Health
  • Building/Maintaining Community Ties & Friendships
  • Planning/Visioning a Life Course

For additional information about the activities related to this project, please contact:

Jerisa Maseko, jmaseko@arcnj.org

Theresa Smith, tsmith@caunj.org

Planning for Adult Life activities, events, and materials are conducted and developed in partnership with The Arc of New Jersey and Community Access Unlimited with funding from the New Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities.