Self-Advocates: Please Take this Survey
Self-advocates who live in Wisconsin are encouraged to take the 2013 Self-Advocate Survey.
The survey is anonymous and only takes a few moments to complete. The survey is being conducted by the Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities and the results will be used to create materials intended to improve the lives of people with disabilities in…Continue
The Disability Policy Partnership (DPP) wants to hear from you about transportation! What is working, what isn’t working, and what can be done to improve transportation options for people with disabilities in Wisconsin.
Please take a few moments to complete this brief online survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2013trans.
Also, please feel free to forward this survey to self-advocates and families who are…Continue
There is going to be an increase in the SSI amounts people will receive in 2014:
With the increase, the maximum federal benefit for an individual receiving SSI will rise from $710 per month to $721. At the same time, the federal ceiling for a couple on SSI will grow from $1,066 per month to $1,082. Many states add to SSI benefits for their residents meaning that actual payments could exceed these caps.
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