Webinar – “Work Incentives Planning & Assistance (WIPA) Program and More”
Tuesday, November 14, 2023, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
An overview of how employment affects your government benefits as well as the work incentives that are available to help you save money
Are you interested in working (or are you already working) and want to learn how employment affects your government benefits and savings?
Illinois Assistive Technology Program (IATP)-WIPA Program Director Britney Godwin will cover the disability benefits the Social Security Administration (SSA) offers and more.
The WIPA Program serves individuals currently receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and/or Title II benefits.
Participants will learn about:
- How work earnings affect federal and state benefits
- Work incentives or deductions that SSA offers
- Healthcare options for beneficiaries who are working
- The “Ticket To Work” program
Britney will also discuss how to get a referral for WIPA services.
The Illinois Assistive Technology Program provides WIPA services to 67 counties in Illinois through a cooperative agreement with the SSA.
Register online and learn more about the presenter.