• Child Find Notice

    Wharton ISD provides special education services to children who have or are suspected of having a disability. Special education services are available to children with disabilities ages 3 through 21.
    Click here for Child Find Frequently Asked Questions.
    Transition Information
    If you need assistance with any of these services, please contact Karie Janik at 979-532-6245.
    Texas Transition and Employment Guide English / Spanish 
    Texas Transition and Employment Information website

    Wharton County Junior College

    Patty Young, M. ED, Coordinator of Disability Services
    disabilityservice@wcjc.edu, 979-532-6384, Wharton Campus

    Department of Assistive & Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
    Aracely Olmela, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
    aracely.olmela@dars.state.tx.us, 281-239-1230, 281-750-9296

    Workforce Solutions
    Christi Martin Woods
    www.wrksolutions.com, 979-531-0730

    TEXANA Center for Intellectual and Developmental Disability Division
    mary.soleto@texanacenter.com or sheri.Talbot@texanacenter.com
    Intake Process: 281-342-0090, 866-526-4437, 281-239-1349

    Social Security
    www.socialsecurity.gov, 800-772-1213

    Supplementary Security Income (SSI)

    Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS)
    www.dads.state.tx.us, toll free 855-937-2372