Dispelling Common Myths of Working While Receiving SSI Benefits
Thursday, November 9
6:00 – 7:30 pm
Register now, space is limited!
Speaker: Amber Lydford
Are you a young adult or parent of a young adult receiving SSI? Many individuals are unaware of the benefits of working while receiving Social Security. Whether it is SSDI or SSI, there are many myths surrounding the concept of what may or may not happen to the cash and medical benefits the beneficiary receives. Join Amber Lydford with SC Vocational Rehabilitation (SCVR) for an informative session dedicated to understating and navigating Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits while working. This virtual training will provide a comprehensive overview of SSI and SSDI, eligibility, positives of working while receiving the benefits, income reporting and more. Parents and self-advocates will also gain insight into supports available through SCVR and learn how to access services.