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How is the state of Kansas working to ensure that consumers can both work and receive the SSDI benefits that they are entitled to? Attached are several examples of studies done in the state of Kansas where individuals with disabilities were surveyed on important information such as why they delayed applying for disabilities benefits and barriers to finding employment. These findings may be beneficial for consumers as well as employers.
Populations:Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities; Physical Disabilities; Psychiatric Disabilities/Mental Illness
Programs/Initiatives:Medicaid Infrastructure Grant (MIG)
SSI; SSDI; Kansas Medicaid Buy-In Program; Working Healthy; Employment; Discrimination
The MIG Team
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/52900