It's My Life: Taking the Lead - A Youth Conference

Youth in Transition Events
Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 10:00am to Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 2:00pm

WI FACETS is hosting this event in partnership with The Wisconsin Statewide Parent Educator Initiative (WSPEI), CESA 1, The Transition Improvement Grant (TIG) and the School District of Elmbrook. High school students or recent graduates learn about what life with a disability will be like after high school and the rights and options available to them, while in the company of other youth with disabilities.

Featured sessions include:
- Mock Job Interviews
- Writing & giving “elevator speeches”
- College Jeopardy
- Disability Disclosure
- The PTP & the WI Transition App

A monetary stipend is given once youth complete all requirements of the program. The event is free- please register as soon as possible here.  In person or zoom attendance is available. For more information, contact Matthew Zellmer at 877-374-0511 or


Workshop Registration Form

Workshop Registration Form

Registration is required for all WI FACETS–sponsored workshops. You may use the form below to register or you may register by contacting Sandra McFarland at 877-374-0511. If you use the form, please make sure to include the title and date of the event you are registering for.

All WI FACETS-sponsored workshops are free.  Requests for any special accommodations must be made at least two weeks prior to the event. Please list any accommodations requested in the “Special Request” box below.