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Office of Mental Health

Transition Age Youth Provider Support

Information and supports for providers of services for young people transitioning to adulthood can be found in the following sites.

New York State Office of Mental Health
Sometimes it is hard to know if your child's emotional development is on track. NYS Office of Mental Health offers a range of services to help you to identify emotional health needs early and to provide any needed treatment or support. The earlier you know that your child has an emotional health need, the sooner you can act.

Pathways to Positive Futures Leaving OMH site
The RTC for Pathways to Positive Futures aims to improve the lives of youth and young adults with serious mental health conditions through rigorous research and effective training and dissemination.

Engage Leaving OMH site
The NYS Council on Children and Families Commissioners' Cross-systems Committee creates opportunities to cultivate and sustain cooperative relations among state agencies, meaningful connections with young people and their families, and needed support through collaborative service designs.

Subscribe to the following ENGAGE communications to remain informed:

New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services, Inc. Leaving OMH site
NYAPRS is a statewide coalition of people who use and/or provide recovery oriented community based mental health services.

National Institute of Mental Health Leaving OMH site
Provides information on health topics, educational resources and research.

ACT for Youth Leaving OMH site
A website about positive youth development, resources and research.

Harvard Family Research Project Leaving OMH site
Research on topics related to help develop and evaluate strategies to promote the well-being of youth, families and communities.

University of Minnesota Extension Leaving OMH site
Children's Mental Health Case Studies, including interactive tools that encourage practitioners, instructors, graduate students, and community partners to collaborate and explore how to respond effectively to youth's mental health needs.

U.S. Department of Education - Office of Special Education (OSEP) Leaving OMH site
Information on grants for providers of vocational rehabilitation services. Transition related projects funded. The National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR), a component of the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS), is the main federal agency that supports applied research, training and development to improve the lives of individuals with disabilities.