Overview of Social Security Work Incentives for Families and Persons Served (2 hours)

This 2-hour training highlights highlights the main barriers to employment for Social Security disability beneficiaries. Participants are educated on existing work incentives, reporting requirements, beneficiary rights and employment support programs that help them realize work is possible. A variety of community resources are shared so that individuals know where and how to obtain the appropriate supports to assist in making informed decisions about employment and benefits. This training is designed to address concerns of persons served and family members.