Flatland in Focus

Youth with Disabilities & the Resource Gap

Season 2 Episode 10 | 26m 46s  | Video has closed captioning.

While funded programs in Missouri exist to guide families whose teens with disabilities enter young adulthood, families still struggle to find what they need because of barriers such as time, income and paperwork. Kansas City parents say programs are hard to find and systems are confusing. In this episode, families and disability experts outline challenges they face and what they wish existed.

Aired: 04/20/23

Rating: NR

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Flatland in Focus is a local public television program presented by Kansas City PBS.

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Flatland in Focus is a monthly program that takes a deep dive into a single local issue that is raising questions, causing tensions, or is curiously unexplored.

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