Connecticut Ticket to Work Program

Connecticut

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding

~~“Ticket to Work is a Social Security Administration incentive program (https://www.ssa.gov/work/) to help people with disabilities find jobs if they want to go to work.

WHAT IS THE TICKET TO WORK PROGRAM?
Most Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability beneficiaries will receive a “ticket” they may use to obtain vocational rehabilitation, employment or other support services from an approved provider of their choice. The Ticket to Work program is voluntary.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE
All SSI and SSDI disability cash beneficiaries are eligible, who are 18 through 64 who are blind or have a disability, except:
Beneficiaries whose conditions are expected to improve, and who have not had at least one continuing disability review;
Beneficiaries who have not attained age 18;
Childhood SSI beneficiaries who have attained age 18, but who have not had a re-determination under the adult disability standard. “

 

Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Department of Education
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • Social Security Administration
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