Social Security Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Benefits

Is your son or daughter eligible for monthly income from the SSI program? Does he or she want to work but is afraid of losing benefits? Attend a presentation with Jerri Ward from Disability Rights California designed to help you better understand Social Security rules. Learn about:

  • Who is eligible
  • How to apply
  • Social Security’s calculation of income
  • 9 month Trial Work Period (TWP)
  • Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA)
  • Work Incentives
  • Continuation of Medicare/Medi-Cal

Jerri Ward obtained an Associate of Arts in Legal Assisting and a paralegal certificate in 1987 at Mission College in Sylmar California. She was a paralegal at Neighborhood Legal Services in the government benefits unit for eight years. In 1997 she began working at Disability Rights California as an Information and Referral Advocate. In 2001 she accepted the position as an advocate specializing in social security benefits and return to work under the Ticket to Work and Work Incentive Improvement Act of 1999.


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