SSA Benefits Planning and Work Incentives

Core Training (Orientation, Core A, B, and C)

ADEN Members will find the most current materials used during ADEN Orientation and Core Training posted to this resource. The training consists of five (5) separate trainings offered each month: Member Orientation, Core A, Core B, Core C, and Portal Training. 

The information presented for each of the training sessions are posted below: 

Member Orientation

End Employment Notice

This tool is for ADEN Members to use when Participant has ended their employment and they need to notify local SSA office.  

ADEN Desktop Guide for SSA Work Incentives

This guide is for certifed BWIA Members to assist in providing BWIA services to Participants. You will find many work incentives included, along with links to POMS for more information.

IRWE Expense Form

This form is used to collect evidence of IRWE. 

Social Security Work Incentives: A Message of Hope for SSA Disability Beneficiaries

Are you a Social Security disability beneficiary or an employer and want to know how working will affect your benefits? Are you afraid of losing benefits or medical coverage if you return to work? Join us for our Beneficiary Outreach Event and learn about these important topics that will help you begin or return to work. 

Wage Reporting to Social Security

Social Security offers online wage reporting service to people who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security Disability Income (SSDI), and to "concurrent" beneficiaries (people who receive both SSI and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)).  The online wage reporting service is available at mySocial Security. Read more...

SSI Calculation Sheet

SSI formula used to determine adjusted SSI benefit amount based on income and work incentives. 

Fraudulent Phone Calls Warning

As a recipient of Social Security disability benefits, you need to remain vigilant of fraidulent phone calls from people claiming to be from SSA. These calls are a scam, you should not engage with these calls or provide any personal information.  

Read more about this information so you are aware and can protect yourself.  

Advanced Training: Benefits & Work Incentives Advisement Tools & Resources

This advanced training is for Members who recently became certified as Work Incentive Practitioners, or those certified who want a refresher. 

ADEN Director will review the tools use for BWIA services, how to use these tools, where to find them, plus other resources.  

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Benefits & Work Incentives Advisement Office Hours (for certified Members only)

Certified Work Incentive Practitioners who are ADEN Members are invited to join this optional peer support session to enhance their Benefits & Work Incentives advisement to ADEN Participants. 


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