Transition Services Program @ Brookhaven Learning Center

  • TSP @ BLC is made up of five courses and the Work Activity Center:

    The Transition Services Program provides a half or full day applied academics program, which emphasizes life and employability skills to students with mild to moderate developmental disabilities.  By utilizing a variety of simulated and real-life settings students are prepared to transition from school to post-secondary outcomes.  Included in the Transition Services Program is the Work Activities Center (WAC) for students sixteen to twenty-one, who meet established criteria, to have a volunteer work experience in the community under the direct supervision of a job coach.

    Age and Grades

    • Ages 14 - 21
    • Grades 9th - 12th
    • Secondary Level


    • 12:1:1+2


    • Autism
    • Intellectually Disabled
    • Developmental Disabilities
    • Multiple Disabilities
    • Emotional Disturbance
    • Other Health Impairment

    Student Profile

    • Half or full day program
    • Mild to moderate developmental disabilities
    • Work Skills training

    Program Exit Outcomes

    • Day Habilitation Programs
    • Supported Employment
    • Employment
    • ACCES-VR
    • OPWDD eligibility


    • New York State Alternate Assessment if age eligible

    Commencement Goal

    • SACC


    ACCES-VR = Adult Career and Continuing Education Services-Vocational Rehabilitation
    SACC = Skills and Achievement Commencement Credential