Community Transition Interagency Committee (CTIC)

Assisting youth with disabilities transition into adulthood.

The Dakota County CTIC meets on the second Monday of the month at the Dakota County Western Service Center, 14955 Galaxie Avenue Apple Valley MN 55124.

For additional information, please contact:
Andrea Grossman

Free Vitals membership for life!  Vitals Aware Services offers an app to help improve communication with law enforcement and individuals with invisible and visible disabilities: Vitals Information

AuSM Book Club at the Wescott Dakota County Library:
Monthly book club for individuals with autism, other disabilities, and neurotypical individuals 14+. 
Register online at AuSM Book Club or call 651.647.1083.

Minnesota Zoo 2018 Summer Programs partnership with the Autism Society of Minnesota
MN Zoo Camps

Minnesota Zoo Access Program (ZAP)-Free Admission for Qualifying families Minnesota Zoo ZAP

NAMI-MN Starting the Conversation-College and Your Mental Health Guide NAMI-MN Guide


 Upcoming Events (See Upcoming Events Calendar for additional information and events)
NAMI Dakota County Monthly Education Meeting-Monthly education meetings on different mental health topics.  Meetings are held at 7pm on the second Tuesday of each month through May 2018.  Meetings are held at Mary Mother of the Church-3333 Cliff Road, Burnsville

Parent Resource Support Group
(NAMI-MN)-Apple Valley-2 Groups

Navigating MSP Program
-This is a partnership between the Metropolitan Airports Commission, Fraser and the Autism Society of Minnesota-Free monthly practice runs through the airport;, experience TSA security, explore the terminal, board a plane and more  Navigating MSP Program Registration Link

Parent Resource Support Group (NAMI-MN) Hastings-
Meets the 3rd Saturday of the month, 9:00-10:30am at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 1450 4th St. W.
NAMI-MN Hastings

Parent Resource Support Group (NAMI-MN) Prior Lake-Meets the 1st Thursday of the month, 6:00-7:30pm at River Valley YMCA, 3575 Shepherds Path NW in Prior LakeNAMI-MN Prior Lake Parent Support

Family Support Groups (Nami-MN), Eagan-Meets the fourth Monday of the month at Advent United Methodist Church at 7:00 pm.  For additional information, contact Connie at 952-432-9278.

Young Adult TeleConnection Support Group          (NAMI-MN) Young Adult TeleConnection is a web-based support group for young adults ages 18-30 who live with a mental illness. Provided online in real time the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the Month
NAMI-MN Web Connect Support Group

Young Adult NAMI Connection (NAMI-MN)
Apple Valley (Ages 16-20) meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month at Shepherd of the Valley Church.  Young Adult NAMI Connection



Ready to Achieve Mentoring Program (RAMP) is a career focused mentoring program for youth ages 12-17 with a known or suspected diagnosis of the fetal alcohol spectrum.  MOFAS is recruiting families from Dakota County to participate.  MOFAS RAMP Program

2018/2019 Meeting Dates (2nd Monday of the Month)

Map/Directions to Western Service Center






09/10/2018 12:30-2:00 WSC 104
10/08/2018 12:30-2:00 WSC 104
11/12/2018 12:30-2:00 WSC 106
12/10/2018 12:30-2:00 WSC 104
01/14/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC TBD
02/11/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC TBD
03/11/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC TBD
04/08/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC TBD    
05/13/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC TBD
*No Summer meetings.