Postsecondary Programs and Services for Students with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities - Lee College

IDD Postsecondary Programs

Program NAME Program Description Program Contact Person Program Contact Phone Number Program Details
Access Center Lee College serves a general population of students with disabilities including those with IDD and Autism. The student populations that the Access Center serves includes: 1) students who seek college certificates or degrees in preparation for a career or university transfer, 2) Dual enrollment students, 3) students enrolled community education and non-credit Workforce programs. K-Leigh Villanueva 832-556-4069 View Details
Life Skills for Intellectually Disabled Students Designed for the developmentally disabled adult to enrich and enhance adult life, this course provides students with a wide variety of skills, including functional skills in computer technology, basic math and reading, and leisure time activities. Students must be 21 years of age or older and NOT enrolled in public school. Beginners and/or returning students welcome. Pre-registration with Lee College Center for Workforce & Community Development is required before attending class. Lauren Oehler 281-425-6457 View Details
Adult Community Education Services Transition Program Launched in August 2016, this pilot program (A.I.M.) in collaboration with Goose Creek Independent School District is for students, aged 18+, who are either IDD or on the Autism Spectrum. Students are referred to this adult transition program, where the community serves as the classroom. The program is designed to increase independence of adult students with disabilities and maximize their potential to become active members of their community. Through individualized and supported training, meaningful relationships and community partnerships, student skill development focuses on employment/job training, postsecondary education, volunteering/service learning, travel training, social settings, recreation, leisure, and independent living. K-Leigh Villanueva 832-556-4069 View Details

IDD Services

INSTRUCTIONAL Services offered for students with IDD:

Scenario A- case management; additional tutoring based on specific areas of deficit including social skills and modeling, job shadowing Scenario B- This course will provide students with a wide variety of skills including functional skills in computer technology, basic math and reading skills, and leisure time activities. This class is designed for the developmentally disabled adult to enrich and enhance adult life. Scenario C- job shadowing, working on specific life skills as applicable to the specific student,

CAREER DEVELOPMENT/JOB SUPPORT Services offered for students with IDD:


Volunteer work

Work study

Job Shadowing


Person-centered planning

Technology Training

ADDITIONAL Services  offered for students with IDD:

Technology training, referrals to other programs as appropriate, career services, etiquette, person-centered planning, schedule building adapted for individual goals