Preparing for adulthood

Preparing for adulthood


PfA overview

Preparing for adulthood (PfA) supports young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) and their families, plan for the transition into becoming an adult.

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Preparing for adulthood

Access to work

Access to Work is a publicly funded employment support programme that aims to help more disabled people start or stay in work.

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Independent living

There are a range of housing and support options available for young people with SEND. We would like to support young people to find the right home to live an independent life. Where this is not possible, Bolton has a range of support services offered by the Council and its partners.

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Independent living

Good health

We want young people to be supported to manage their own health as they move into adulthood. Lots of people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), find it helpful to use a Health Passport..

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Good health

Friends, relationships and community

This includes having friends and supportive relationships, participating in, and contributing to, the local community.

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Friends