Related Links for Workforce Development:

Social Security Administration:  http://www.ssa.gov

 

Maximus Ticket to Work:  http://www.yourtickettowork.com

 

Social Security Administration work site:  http://www.ssa.gov/work

 

List of Benefits Planning Assistance and Outreach projects:  http://www.ssa.gov/work/ServiceProviders/bpaofactsheet.html

 

List of Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security:  http://www.ssa.gov/work/ServiceProviders/pafactsheet.html

 

List of VR providers by state:  http://www.ssa.gov/work/ServiceProviders/rehabproviders2.html

 

RSA – Rehabilitation Services Administration – Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Service – U.S. Department of Education:  http://www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS/RSA/rsa.html

 

Rehabilitation Continuing Education Programs – http://www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS/RSA/PGMS/RT/catrcep.html

 

NIDRR – National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research – http://www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS/NIDRR

 

Directory of legal services offices in Illinois:  http://www.illinoislegalaid.org/Referrals/LegalAidProgramDirectory.htm

 

Illinois Department of Human Services website:  http://www.state.il.us/agency/dhs/

 

Social Security State Partnership Initiatives website:  http://www.spiconnect.org

 

Workforce Investment Act – Department of Labor – http://www.usworkforce.org;

http://www.usdoleta.gov

 

Disability Online – http://www.wdsc.org/disability

 

Tax credits for persons with disabilities – IRS Publication 907 – http://www.irs.gov

 

National Senior Citizens Law Center:  http://www.ncslc.org

 

President’s Commission to Strengthen Social Security:  http://www.commtostrengthensocsec.gov/

 

Medicare website:  http://www.medicare.gov/

 

Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services (formerly Health Care Financing Administration:  http://www.cms.gov/

 

Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities:  http://www.c-c-d.org/