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Illinois DHS/Work Incentive Planning and Assistance
P.O. Box #6584
Springfield, IL 62708
Phone: 217-381-4706, 866-390-6771 ext. 2 or 3
Web Site: www.dhs.state.il.us/page.aspx?item=29983
 
Eligibility:Anyone who gets Social Security disability benefits (SSI or SSDI) and wants to work can receive free benefits planning services.
Area Served:State of Illinois
Services Provided:Help individuals who receive SSI or SSDI and are interested in getting a job understand how working will affect their benefits.

Staff:

Explain how all of your benefits will be affected if you go to work;

Give you a written report that show how earnings from your job will change your benefits;

Tell you about other community services that can help you;

Be available to answer any questions you have about your benefits, even after you go to work;

Provide ongoing benefits management, which can include a new analysis if you get a raise; and

Make a referral to help you resolve any legal barriers related to employment, such as employer accommodations that will help you do your job.
Comments:How to apply?
For more information about the Work Incentive Planning and Assistance Program or to apply for services, call 1-800-807-6962 (Voice) or 1-866-444-8013 (TTY). You can also contact me directly at 217-381-4706 or 866-390-6771 ext. 2 or 3.
Last updated: 2015-03-31

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