This session will provide practical tips about how youth can access Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. Presenter will cover SSI eligibility, tips for successful applications and appeals, addressing reductions in benefits caused by working or living arrangements, and policies benefitting youth in foster care and youth in vocational rehabilitation programs. This session is intended to provide useful tools that youth, their families, and providers can apply immediately to increase access to SSI benefits as youth transition to adulthood.
This session will also include:
An overview of common issues related to Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits that come up for transition-age youth. SSI benefits are an essential resource for youth because they can provide a source of income for youth who are unable to work, or can provide stability and support for youth who are looking for employment or unable to earn enough to cover all their expenses.
Practical tips about how to maximize access to vital benefits for youth so they have the support they need to thrive.
Tips for successful SSI applications and appeals.
Key policies to help youth access and maintain benefits, including policies that apply to youth in foster care and in vocational rehabilitation or similar programs.
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The Information We Collect
PACWRC may collect personal information from Users in a variety of ways, including online forms for ordering products and services, and other instances where Users are invited to volunteer such information. The type of information we collect from Users includes, but is not limited to: First name, last name, city, state, address, zip code, work phone, home phone, agency of employment, and email address. PACWRC may also collect information about how Users use our website, for example, by tracking the number of unique views received by the pages of the website or the domains from which Users originate. We may use "cookies" to track how Users use our website. A cookie is a piece of software that a web server can store on the Users' PC and use to identify the Users should they visit the website again.
How We Use Information
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Maintenance of Information & Security
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Use of IP Addresses
An IP (Internet Protocol) address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. Your IP address does not contain any nonpublic personal information about you. PACWRC collects IP addresses for the purposes of system administration and to ensure the validity of customer requests.
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