Residential & Commuter Post-Secondary College Program for Individuals with Disabilities

Creative Transitions Individualized Services:

Academic Supports:

  • Instruction in executive functioning and social thinking
  • Liaison services between college faculty and the student
  • Assistance with daily planning and organization
  • Regular meetings with the student to review academic progress
  • Strategies and techniques to improve study skills
  • Coordination for tutoring services from the educational institution

Career Skills:

  • Real-life job experiences
  • Career exploration and transition counseling
  • Developing communication skills in the workplace
  • Job coaching and shadowing
  • On-site observation and supervision
  • Developing conversational skills
  • Resume writing strategies

Independent Living:

  • Life Skills strategies & Independent Living Instruction
  • Nutrition & Wellness classes
  • Social interactions and activities
  • Individualized physical fitness program; recreation center within walking distance of Transitions
  • Structured recreational activities & cultural experiences
  • Round trip transportation for both residential & commuter students.

*Transitions facility is within walking distance of Cuyahoga Community College Brunswick Campus

Our Professional Team

  • Comprehensive academic program developed by certified specialists degreed in curriculum and instruction and/or special education.
  • Teaching staff certified and/or trained in areas of special education, counseling and/ or related human service fields.
  • Life skills strategies and therapeutic programs provided by professional MCH staff who have certifications and/or expertise with young adults with learning differences.
  • Social thinking instruction, curriculum and staff development headed by a  behavior analyst lead instructor.
  • Academic and Occupational Therapy team collaboration with Cuyahoga Community College staff.

Our Program Partners Include:

  • Cuyahoga Community College – Brunswick Campus
  • Lorain Community College – North Ridgeville Campus
  • Cleveland Clinic Lerner School for Autism

Do You Qualify???

Are you looking for opportunities that will enrich your social, vocational and educational skills?

√ Do you have a disability that would impair your ability to get a job or live independently?

√ Do you have a current IEP, ETR or 504 document?

√ Do you hold a high school diploma or GED?

√ Do you want to earn a post-secondary certificate, a job career skills certificate or a college degree?

√ Are you interested in applying for one or several of the following…

  • Residential post-secondary college transitional program
  • Commuter post-secondary college transitional program
  • Summer job skills and career development program
  • Weekend life skills, recreation, and career exploration program

View our Brochure HERE

View our Summer Program Brochure HERE

For More Information Call

330.388.5880 or email 

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