October 10, 2023 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal program designed to help people over 65, people who are blind, or people with disabilities (including children) by providing them with financial assistance to cover basic needs such as food, clothing, and shelter.

This Parents Helping Parents training is aimed at parents of children or adults with disabilities who want to apply for their loved one’s SSI and provide them with what they need to get ahead. Adults who want to apply for themselves to be as independent as possible are also welcome, as are professionals who want to know what applying for this public benefit is like. This seminar is presented by a PHP community resource specialist, is completely free of charge and is presented in the English language.

Join us for this discussion to increase your chances of a positive outcome.

We will cover the following topics:
Who is eligible for SSI?
What is the application process?
Medical records to prove disability, how do I prepare?
What is the Impairment Information list?
Can I work and get SSI at the same time?
If I am not eligible, are there other Public Benefits?
Other public benefits
What is SSDI (Social Security Disability Insurance)?

Applying for SSI services can be confusing and without proper care can result in a denial.
Come and learn what to do to increase your chances of a positive outcome.

This is a Connections California event. Connections California, a project of Parents Helping Parents – Silicon Valley

Event sponsored in part by Kaiser Permanente and Santa Clara County

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