Benefits 101: A Guided Study of Your Own Situation

Benefits 101: A Guided Study of Your Own Situation [Take course for credit.]

This one hour training is an overview of how earned income may affect eligibility for an entitlement to social security disability benefits and supplemental security income.

Course Objectives

  • Clarify the facts about the impact of work upon disability benefits and supplemental security income.
  • Provide you with the basic knowledge to make an informed decision about how obtaining employment may affect your financial situation.

GotTransition


GotTransition [link]

Gives lots of information about health transition and other websites to help.

Phone: 202-223-1500

Email: info@GotTransition.org

Supplemental Security Income


Supplemental Security Income [link]

Learn more about applying for disability benefits.

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) can help people with disabilities over 18 by giving them cash to meet basic needs for food, clothing, and housing and children with disabilities under 18 whose parents have a qualifying income.

Phone: 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778)

Kentucky Supports for Community Living Medicaid Waiver


Kentucky Supports for Community Living Medicaid Waiver [link]

Funds to help people with disabilities get help as adults. There is a waiting list.

Phone: 502-564-1647

Kentucky Michelle P. Waiver Program


Kentucky Michelle P. Waiver Program [link]

Funds to help people with disabilities pay for supports, training, extra care, therapy, and more.

Phone: 502-564-1647