What is 'preparing for adulthood'?
'Preparing for Adulthood' (PfA) means the transition from being a teenager to an adult (the period between 14 to 25 years), at which point the young person may also move on from using children’s services to adult services if they have a disability or additional needs.
Planning with transitions start by the time young people are in Year 9 to at their Education, Health and Care Plan Review. This review includes discussion about their aspirations for their future.
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