Format: Adobe PDF
Product Type: Training Materials
Date Completed: June 2009
Author/Organization: Center for Urban Community Services, Inc. and Policy Research Associates
Stepping Stones to SSI and SSDI is a training curriculum for case managers assisting eligible adults who have HIV/AIDS to successfully apply for Social Security Administration disability benefits, SSI and SSDI. It also details how other factors, such as mental illness, substance use and other physical health issues, can contribute to eligibility for disability benefits. It reviews the application process, provides detailed information on necessary forms and strategies to obtain information required by SSA to make their determination.
Keywords: HOPWA, HIV, AIDS, disability, SSA Forms, SOAR,