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Social Security: Let Social Security Help Guide You Back To Work

Let Social Security Help Guide You Back To Work (socialsecurity.gov)

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Save the Date: Partners in Prevention Conference, December 2nd, 2016

Save the Date: Partners in Prevention Conference, December 2nd, 2016 (DOC) Read More > Save the Date: Partners in Prevention Conference, December 2nd, 2016

TBI Support Groups in WV

Active TBI Support Groups in WV (DOCX). Read More > TBI Support Groups in WV

National Work Incentives Seminar Event (WISE) Webinar

From the Social Security Administration:

National Work Incentives Seminar Event (WISE) Webinar
Preventing and Managing Overpayments: A Webinar for Social Security Beneficiaries
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
3:00 - 4:30 PM ET

If you receive Social Security disability benefits (SSI or SSDI) and want to make more money through work, Ticket to Work can provide the support that you need!

Join us on September 28, 2016 for the latest national WISE webinar. We will present information about Social Security programs and rules that may apply to you! In addition to learning about Ticket to Work and Work Incentives, frequently asked questions and where to find more information, you will hear from experts about employment resources, including:

  • What an overpayment is and tips for avoiding one;
  • Why it’s important to report your wages and how to do so; and
  • Ticket to Work and Work Incentives.

Register online at www.choosework.net/wise or call 1-866-968-7842 (V) or 1-866-833-2967 (TTY).

You will receive a registration confirmation message with instructions on how to log in to the webinar. Please be sure to check your spam folder. Registration information will also be available online the day of the webinar.

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CED’s Access for All on West Virginia Advocates

WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities's (CED) Access for All on West Virginia Advocates

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Register to Vote by October 18, 2016

An email from Mountain State Centers for Independent Living reminding you to register to vote:

Register to Vote

You must register to vote by no later than 4 p.m. October 18, 2016 in order to vote in the November 8, 2016 General Election. This deadline also applies to a change of address or party change. You may apply to register to vote online, in person at your county clerk's office or by mail.

Register to vote online

To register to vote online, you must have a West Virginia driver's license or ID card number and the last four digits of your Social Security Number. Register online.

Register to vote in person

If you do not have a West Virginia driver's license or ID card number and the last four digits of your Social Security Number, you may register in person at your County Clerk's office. Visit the County Clerk Directory.

Vote as if your life depended on it -

because it does! Justin Dart

If you need help registering or have any questions, call us at 304-525-3324 in Huntington and 304-255-0122 in Beckley.

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Judge restores benefits to people in WV’s Medicaid waiver program

Judge restores benefits to people in WV's Medicaid waiver program (wvgazettemail.com)

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T. et al v. Bowling et al

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PEW: Tax Credits for Ramps, Grab Bars to Help Seniors Stay at Home

Tax Credits for Ramps, Grab Bars to Help Seniors Stay at Home (pewtrusts.org).

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Pathways to Funding Workshop, October 13, 2016

Partnerships in Assistive Technologies (PATHS) is holding a workshop, "Pathways to Funding: A step-by-step workshop to help you get the assistive technology devices and services you need" on October 13, 2016 in Morgantown, WV.  See the Pathways to Funding flyer (pdf) for more information. Read More > Pathways to Funding Workshop, October 13, 2016