Benefits Services – Easter Seals, Goodwill of Greater Nebraska, and Region V Services

Nebraska

~~“Nebraska VR has service agreements with these agencies to provide Benefits Services to individuals served by VR who receive Social Security and other benefits. These agencies employ Certified Work Incentives Coordinators (CWIC) who have extensive training in helping SSA beneficiaries use work incentives maximize their earning potential and minimize negative impact to benefits. The Benefits Services provide individuals with:
• Answers to any questions they have regarding their current benefits
• An outline of available work incentive options
• A projection of how levels of earnings and number of hours worked will affect benefits
• An opportunity to make an informed decision about the work incentive strategies that will work best for them”
State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
Topics: 
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Date Enacted: 
05/01/2019
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