Guest Presenter: Edward Lafferty, Public Affairs Specialist
The Social Security Administration's (SSA) disability programs are the largest of several Federal programs that provide assistance to people with disabilities. This webinar will take a deeper dive into the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program, which provides monthly payments to older adults (65+) and adults & children with disabilities or blindness, based on financial need.
THIS WEBINAR WILL COVER:
-How Social Security defines disability
-How SSI disability & eligibility determinations are made
-The application & appeal processes
-Qualifying benefits, health insurance, and resources
-Considerations for those under & over age 18
-Work Incentives & available employment supports
Registration is required; limit 100.
Questions? Contact Jessica McKenty at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The mission of The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties is to advocate, educate, and provide services and support for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.