Welcome to Oregon's Youth Transition Program (YTP) Website!

The purpose of the YTP is to prepare students with disabilities for employment or career related postsecondary education or training through the provision of a comprehensive array of pre-employment transition services and supports. The video below gives you a basic overview of YTP.


This year's YTP Summer Academy will be held in Vernonia, Oregon

We have scheduled the first half of 2018 Oregon Employment Learning Network (OELN) trainings. As always, training information is also available on the Employment First Training Calendar: http://www.oregon.gov/DHS/EMPLOYMENT/EMPLOYMENT-FIRST/Pages/Calendar.aspx All four classes in the OELN series are being offered in Salem in April and May for those who want to complete the entire series quickly.

To watch an information video on this newly launched student-run entrepreneurial venture, click on the link posted with this news release!

The Klamath County Transition Program opened its second coffee stand with a formal ribbon cutting ceremony. Members of the KCTP, the Klamath County School District administration and school board, supporters and partner organizations celebrated the opening of the KCSD district office coffee stand on Feb. 1.

Click on the link posted below to get the entire story with pictures.

By clicking on the Conference Website Links below you will be able to access the following information:

Users of the YTP Database should be aware that system updates and maintenance take place on Thursday afternoons between approximately 3:00 p.m-5:00 pm (Pacific Time). Users may experience a "page not found" or "system error" message during this period. If you have problems with the Database outside of these time parameters, please check with your YTP Technical Assistance Provider (TAP).

The goal is to develop a work experience program that increases job opportunities for young people with disabilities. Applicants must demonstrate a sustainable summer work experience program that supports student employment and higher education preparation as well as community engagement. The funds are available on a rolling basis from the date of the posting for the solicitation (4/25/2017) until the closing of the opportunity on 6/1/2018.