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Planning for Adult Life

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. We offer a variety of resources including Informational sessions, webinars, and resource guides/materials that address the following core areas:

Postsecondary Education/Employment


Legal/Financial Planning

Entitlement Programs and Eligibility


Health/Behavioral Health

Building/Maintaining Community Ties and Friendships

Planning/Visioning a Life Course

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

Jerisa Maseko,

Alison Goodrich, 

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.

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Register today for an Upcoming Opportunity Expo!

The Planning for Adult Life Opportunity Expos begin on October 6th. To register to attend, or for vendor registration information, click here