• ABLE Accounts: A Down Payment on Financial Freedom - This session provides participants with the basic components of ABLE programs including eligibility criteria, contribution limits, what ABLE funds can be spent on and tax advantages of ABLE accounts. This session provides resources and tools for individuals with disabilities, their families and service providers to integrate ABLE into employment planning.
  • Benefits Planning (Provider Perspective) – This webinar focuses solely on the provider perspective and barriers teams have about Social Security and Ticket-to-Work. After watching this webinar, participants willunderstand what an actual employment benefit plan looks like to the client.
  • Employment Networks (ENs) – The panelists discuss the various types and obligations of an EN, and provide suggestions and perspective from the administrative, state-wide, and provider level on the benefits of ENs to people and providers looking to expand CIE opportunities.
  • How to Dispel Myths about SSI to Increase Employment Outcomes - This session provides an overview of SSI and the available work incentives including strategies and tools that assist in helping job seekers understand the information and the importance of framing the conversation as financial stability rather than just benefits planning.