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19th Annual BEST Resource Fair

The 19th annual BEST Resource Fair, “Transitions for the Future,” will be held on Wednesday, November 13 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Niles North High School, 9800 Lawler Avenue, Skokie, IL. The Fair is designed to assist students with special needs in making post-high school transition plans. All students with special needs, their parents/guardians, and professionals are invited to attend.

This year the BEST Committee will host a Parent Panel from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., followed by the Resource Fair.

At 7:30 to 9, representatives from apprenticeship programs, employment services, government programs, health services, legal resources, recreational opportunities, referral sources, residential programs, transportation, vocational programs, and trade schools will be available to distribute information and answer questions.

The Resource Fair is organized by Business and Education for Students in Transition (BEST), a committee sponsored by The Cove School, Evanston Township High School District #202,  Illinois Department of Human Services/Division of Rehabilitation Services,  JCFS Chicago, Lester and Rosalie Anixter Center, Maine Township High School District #207, New Trier Township High School District #203, Niles Township High School District #219, and Orchard Village.

For additional information, please contact Bernadette Komenda at 847-626-2348 or email berkom@d219.org