Finding Help


SSI vs. SSDI : The Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability programs are the largest of several Federal programs providing assistance to people with disabilities.

How to apply for SSI/SSDI : Learn how to apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) by following the link.

SSI/SSDI Work Incentives  Most people with a mental health diagnosis want to work. It is important for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) beneficiaries to understand that they can still receive benefits while they try to work. Click the link to learn more.

Medicaid Eligibility & Disability : Medicaid provides health coverage to over 8.8 million non-elderly individuals with disabilities, including those who are working or who want to work. Federal statute provides for both mandatory and optional coverage for individuals with disabilities. Click the link to learn more.


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