Open Government News
National Work Incentives Seminar Event (WISE) Webinar:
Are you interested in learning about how work will affect your Social Security benefits?
On March 22, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET, Social Security will host a WISE webinar, “How Will Work Affect My Social Security Disability Benefits?” This webinar is helpful for people who are ages 18 through 64 and receiving Social Security disability benefits and who are interested in learning about the Ticket to Work program or Work Incentives.
For more information about this informative webinar and how to register, please visit: Webinar Selection - Ticket to Work - Social Security (ssa.gov).
To view past webinars on demand, please visit: WISE On Demand - Ticket to Work - Social Security (ssa.gov).
U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA): Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program Grants
On February 28, 2023, the DOL published a notice of grants funding for a Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program. This FOA provides information about the availability of approximately $25 million in grant funds, with a maximum for an individual award set at $500,000. The grant provides funds to qualified organizations with programs that provide homeless or incarcerated veterans with job training, counseling, placement, and related services to help them obtain and reach their full employment potential and achieve high-quality career outcomes.
Other SSA News and Updates
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