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Social Security Income (SSI): An Overview of Benefits and Work Incentives

Hosted by The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties.

Guest Presenter(s):
Edward Lafferty, Social Security Administration

Registration is required; limit 100.

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.

  • 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

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.

Upcoming Dates

No future dates are known at this time.

Past Dates

  • Monday, June 21, 2021, 12:00 pm - 11:30 am




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