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LifeLink-Nebraska

LifeLink-Nebraska
Western Nebraska Community College
LifeLink-Nebraska
2620 College Park Drive
E185, E194
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
Program Contact Pamela Brezenski
Email pbrezenski@esu13.org
Phone 308.630-6506
Website http://www.esu13.org/vnews/display.v/ART/5776c46fba882

LifeLink provides post-secondary transition skills for 18-21 year old students with disabilities. Including employment, independent living, classroom, community involvement and WNCC classes for credit.

General
Public or private: Public
Type of school: 2-year community college or junior college
Is this program a federally funded TPSID program? No
Students in this program: Are still enrolled in high school
Affiliates
School district or agency partner: ESU #13
Requirements
Requirements for admission to this program:
  • Student must be a resident of the state where the program is located
  • Student must be enrolled in a particular school system/local educational agency
Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
  • Autism
Program length: 2 years
Cost
Is this program able to provide federal financial aid as a Comprehensive Transition Program (CTP)? No
Students pay for the program in the following ways:
  • Tuition Waivers
  • Local School District funds
Academic
Students take these types of "typical" courses (with students who don't have disabilities): Typical college courses for credit
Students take courses that are only for students in this program: Yes
Time spent only with other students in this program: About half the time
Employment
Other career development activities are:
  • Internships
  • Volunteer work
Housing
Housing is provided to students: No
Extracurricular
Students participate in student organizations on campus: Yes
Proportion of time spent only with other students in this program: 50%
Last updated: Monday, January 29, 2018 - 10:22