The Social Security Admin. (SSA) pays billions of dollars in Disability Insur. and Supplemental Security Income to people with disabilities. The TW program provides eligible beneficiaries with a ticket they may assign to employment networks (EN). ENs help them obtain employment and reduce dependence on SSA benefits. ENs receive payments from SSA once a ticket holder (TH) has earnings exceeding a set threshold. Due to low participation, SSA changed program regAis. to provide ENs and TH with more incentives to participate. This report examines: (1) changes in TH and EN participation over time; (2) service approaches used by ENs; and (3) SSA's efforts to evaluate TH and ENs. Illustrations. This is a print on demand report.Overall, the scope of our review was generally limited to ENs, including VRs that opt for the EN payment system, although we ... Industry aamp; Rehabilitation; National Disability Rights Network; National Down Syndrome Congress; and Paralyzedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Social Security Disability|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2011-08|