Building a Life

A transition guide for Kansans


Welcome to the Building a Life website! Adult life is complex and the journey to becoming an adult can be complicated. This website can help! Building a Life is a guide for families of young adults with disabilities who are transitioning into adult life. Building a Life can help you help young adults move toward independence. The information on this site will assist with decisions ranging from where young adults can live, to how they will make a living, mange their own health and more. These are big decisions to make, and by working together you will find that planning can be enjoyable and fulfilling. Building a Life can help build lives that are full and satisfying through a variety of tools that will help families and young adults explore different options and make informed decisions. Good luck to you and enjoy the process!