Do you receive public benefits? If you do, this is a good handout to read. The Achieving a Better Life Experience Act is a government program you can use to save more money without losing your benefits. Everyone should know about it! This is a plain language handout.
Two type of benefits that people with disabilities may receive are Supplemental Security Income (called SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (called SSDI). Both programs have rules that let you try working without worrying about losing your benefit payments. There are a lot of resources to help you figure out what benefits you may still need once you are working. It is important that you talk to someone that can get to know you and your individual situation. Below are important resources.