If you have a minor child with special needs, SSI benefits and Medicaid coverage may be available to your child. It may be worth crunching numbers and reviewing SSA’s charts and formulas to see if your child may qualify. If
When serving as the trustee of a special needs trust, it is crucial to be careful when making distributions for the benefit of the trust beneficiary. This is particularly true if the beneficiary receives Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Distributions from
On March 7, Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) introduced a bill that would dramatically increase Supplemental Security Income (SSI) resource limits and income exclusions, as well as eliminate penalties for applicants who receive in-kind food and shelter.