Many of us will experience a time when we change or lose a job. You may be among those who lost your job due to economic challenges or you may be considering changing your job for a variety of reasons. On this page, you will find answers to important questions and additional resources to assist you during this transition. You may also consider visiting the “Preparing for a Job” page on this website to help you get ready for a new job.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Yes. If you receive a Social Security benefit due to your disability, you must report all changes in income to SSA. Specific information can be found by reading Reporting Changes is Your Responsibility.
- If you have been laid off, healthcare coverage can be a major concern. However, you may be able to enroll in your state’s healthcare exchange system, elect COBRA, and/or qualify for Medicaid. Employment Recovery gives you several resources regarding these topics.
- CareerOneStop is the perfect resource for career exploration, training and learning about careers you can do with the skills you currently have.