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ILS & F2F Webinar Series: Focus on Work Incentives Planning and Assistance Program (WIPA) and More

November 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This presentation will cover the disability benefits that SSA offers. It will also educate individuals on how work earnings affect the Federal and State. Work incentives or deductions that SSA offers as well as health care options available to beneficiaries who are working will be discussed. A brief overview of the Ticket To Work program and how to get referred to WIPA services will be provided.

Presenter: Ms. Britney Godwin, IATP-WIPA Program Director
Britney currently serves as the Program Director and Community Work Incentive Coordinator (CWIC) for the Work Incentives Planning and Assistance program provided by the Social Security Administration through IATP. The WIPA Program serves individuals currently receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and/or Title II benefits, and Britney has made numerous presentations over the years on this subject.

Prior to becoming a Program Director and CWIC, Britney worked in various positions in the mental health field. Britney has also served as an Employment Specialist for the IPS program through the Division of Rehabilitation Services. Britney has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology from Columbia College of Missouri and holds certifications in public benefits from Virginia Commonwealth University as a CWIC.

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November 14, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Illinois Life Span Program
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