(2016) | Useful to Parent Centers and families working with youth who have disabilities.

Developing financial capability has been recognized as an important part of preparing youth for the transition to adulthood, including under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. Families are one of the most significant influences on young people’s financial knowledge and attitudes. This InfoBrief comes from NCWD/Youth and provides families with suggestions and resources on how to talk with youth about money and assist them in learning and practicing financial management skills through their interactions at home.

Download the InfoBrief from NCWD/Youth’s website, at:

Compatible Resource
The NCWD/Youth’s brief can be used in concert with CPIR’s Age of Majority series, especially Getting Ready for Managing Finances at the Age of Majority, available online at:

Links updated, March 2019