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Public Benefits, SSI
A new policy from the Social Security Administration (SSA) went into effect on August 1st to allow foster youth of all ages with disabilities to apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits six months before they leave care. This...
Public Benefits
In August of 2012, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania terminated its General Assistance (GA) program, a $205 monthly cash assistance program for people with disabilities or who were otherwise unable to work. More than 60,000 Pennsylvanians...
Aging and Disabilities, Public Benefits
Community Legal Services is proud to announce that Eight former Commissioners of the Social Security Administration (SSA) have joined The Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD), in responding to a series recently aired on This...
Aging and Disabilities, Public Benefits
Social Security Disability Programs Are a Vital Lifeline for People with Severe Disabilities The undersigned members of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities and the SSI Coalition for Children and Families, joined by the Coalition...