Customized Employment

Customized employment has become a recognized method of developing careers for people with significant barriers to employment.

Social Security Information
Employment Work Incentives

General Work Incentives Information:

The Social Security “Redbook” is a publication from the Social Security Administration that lists and explains all of the available ways for people to try work, expand work and become more interdependent, and have less of a danger of losing their Medical benefits.

Specific SSI Work Incentives Information: including the Student Earned Income Exclusion

A listing of all of the work incentives available to people receiving SSI and Medicaid benefits that allow them to work, including Student Earned Income Exclusion.

Social Security PASS Plan Information

Information concerning Plans to Achieve Self Support, their purpose, employment goals, what may be purchased and PASS Plan administration.

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HB 188: "An Act relating to financial accounts for persons with disabilities; relating to financial institutions; relating to property exemptions; relating to securities; and providing for an effective date."

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New rules go into effect for Social Security disability claims

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