Below are resources especially for young adults with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC). If you have questions or need to speak with someone, please call the TS Alliance toll-free at 1-800-225-6872.
The Arc — The TS Alliance has a formal partnership with The Arc, which promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes. They provide advocacy, training, and support services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities through local Arcs.
Bender Consulting Services — Consulting firm that specializes in recruiting and hiring people with disabilities for full-time, competitive employment opportunities
- Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Adult Journal — An organizational diary for care and treatment
- What College Professors Need to Know About Tuberous Sclerosis Complex
- The Young Adult Guide of the Life Stages Program
2017 Transition Workshop Presentations
New York City
- Medical Transition and Toolkit presented by Rebecca Schultz, PhD, RN, CPNP
- Educational Issues and Transition to Community presented by Dena Hook
- Social, Housing and Employment Opportunities presented by Deanna M. Eble, Esq.
- Medical Transition Guidelines and Toolkit presented by Ann Tilton, MD
- Transition from School to Community presented by Dena Hook
- Guardianship and Financial Planning presented by Kelly Placenti
- The Origins of TSC Mutations: A Family-Based Genetic Study Invitation presented by Joseph Gleeson, MD
- TSC Talks — Podcasts by Young Adult with TSC
- How to Have a Good College Experience — MP3 recording of Young Adults with TSC call on March 17, 2016. Note: download may take up to 2 minutes before playing.
Online Search Tools
- BestColleges.com — BestColleges.com a resource for any prospective college student, and we strive to help students make an educated choice about their future. Through the use of student surveys, faculty surveys, independent research, ranking systems, and the input of highly credible and authoritative sources, we have created a database of schools to help students and their families learn more about their best options for higher education.
- Accredited Schools Online: Accredited College Search Tool
- Accredited Schools Online: College Accreditation Guidebook
- Affordable Online Colleges Guide
- Research College and University Scholarship Information
- Scholarship Guide for Students with Disabilities
- College Resources for Students with Disabilities
- Scholarships for Students with Disabiities
- Social Security Benefits Guide