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 Disability Program Navigator: Training ; 2007 SSA Work Incentives Audio Conference Series 

[NOTE: This training was developed and facilitated by the previous National Technical Assistance and Training provider – The University of Iowa’s Law, Health Policy, and Disability Center (LHPDC), contracted by the DPN National Program Office. In order to preserve the integrity of this resource, it does appear in its original form, which includes reference to the previous National Technical Assistance and Training provider.]

In October of 2007 the former National Technical Assistance and Training provider, (The Law, Health Policy and Disability Center out of the University of Iowa's College of Law), hosted a four-part Audio Conference Series on the Social Security Administration’s Work Incentives and other Incentive Programs. Listed below are the materials to all four sessions as well as audio-archives for each of the sessions.


Part I : SSA Work Incentives Audio Conference Series

October 4, 2007 and 3:00pm - 04:30pm EDT

Part I of the SSA Series provided a general overview of the DPN’s role as resource on SSA and other Work Incentives

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Part II : SSA Work Incentives Audio Conference Series

October 9, 2008, 03:00pm - 04:30pm EDT

Part II of the SSA Series provided a general overview of the SSI /SSDI Work Incentives, as well as provided information and handouts on Cost of Living Adjustments (COLA), Subsidy Reports and Employer Subsidies, SSDI Work Records, and an Updated Glossary of Terms.

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Part III : SSA Work Incentives Audio Conference Series

October 16, 2008, 03:00pm - 04:30pm EDT

Part III of the SSA Series addressed the roles of SSA specialists as well as several specific Work Incentive programs and when and how to access them. .

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Part IVSSA Work Incentives Audio Conference Series

October 23, 2008, 03:00pm - 04:30pm EDT

Part IV of the SSA Series discussed other work incentives and programs that impact the successful employment of persons with disabilities. Additionally, guidance on navigating the SSA website was also provided.

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  zip archive of Part I, II, III, and IV Matererials / Resources (358 kb)
A zipped archive folder containing ALL of the above Matererials / Resources for this entire page.