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Benefits Counseling for SSA beneficiaries Ticket to Work

Community Based program from SSA to provide work incentives information and planning services to SSI and SSDI beneficiaries pursuing employment; ages 14 to 65. WIPAs provide assistance in the following areas:
– Orientation to understand SSI and SSDI benefits
– Orientation to understand Medicare and Medicaid
– Orientation about SSA work incentives
– Help to understand how employment will impact your benefits
– ensure informed choices
– get rid of fear in pursuing employment
– Individualized benefits verification & analysis

South Florida SSA/WIPA project (Work Incentives Planning and Assistance) Ticket to Work

Community Based program from SSA to provide work incentives information and planning services to SSI and SSDI beneficiaries pursuing employment; ages 14 to 65. WIPAs provide assistance in the following areas:
– Orientation to understand SSI and SSDI benefits
– Orientation to understand Medicare and Medicaid
– Orientation about SSA work incentives
– Help to understand how employment will impact your benefits
– ensure informed choices
– get rid of fear in pursuing employment
– Individualized benefits verification & analysis

Transition Youth Program

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Florida Department of Education provides Transition Youth. This program helps people who have disabilities get or keep a job after exiting high school. Please call or visit website for more information.

Additional Locations:
1400 West Commercial Blvd., Suite 115
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
Phone: 954.202.3800

7550 Davie Road Extension
Hollywood, FL 33024
Phone: 954.893.5093

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities - Support Services

The UM Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) provides those with Autism, or related disabilities, free consultation, resources, and educational support. They help their families and caregivers with support and resources. Services are available for home or at school. Please call or visit website for more information.

Other Locations:

Nova Satellite Office
3301 College Avenue
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33314

Narcotics Anonymous Florida

NA is a nonprofit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. They meet regularly to help each other stay clean. They are not interested in what or how much you used, but only in what you want to do about your problem and how they can help. Please see the website for more information.

Healthy Families Broward

The Healthy Families Florida program is overseen by Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida. It is a nationally accredited family support and coaching program. The program is open to expectant parents. And to parents of newborns going through stressful life situations. Parents are empowered through education and community support. So that they can provide a safe and stable environment for their children. Services take place in the home and are entirely voluntary. Please call or visit the website for more information.

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