Transition in care for youth with intellectual disabilities

    Publication date: 01 April 2013

    The project ‘Transition in care for youth with intellectual disabilities’ aimed to realise a Transitional Care protocol. This protocol mainly focuses on the care providers involved in health care for young people with intellectual disabilities (ID) and especially deals with the bottlenecks in the transition from paediatric care to adult care as experienced by care providers, parents and youths.


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    The supervisory committee for the project mainly includes professionals with extensive experience in ID and/or transition care. Several committee members of the National Workgroup for ID Transition are also represented. The VSOP is the project manager and chairperson of the supervisory committee. The Research Centre of Innovations in Care was one of the partners.


    Fonds Nuts OhraFonds VG


    Project duration

    2013 - 2015