Benefits Counseling Program
The Benefits Counseling Program helps beneficiaries see a clearer pathway to employment by helping them understand the relationship between employment and benefits. The program also assists Medicaid/Medicare beneficiaries understand their coverages. The Benefits Counseling Program (BCP) assists beneficiaries (SSI, SSDI) and those with Medicaid and Medicare.
Senior Benefits Coordinator
Kay Watson, East Benefits Coordinator
The BCP provides individual, one on one counseling for beneficiaries. Each person's unique circumstances are vital in preparing a plan of support.
The BCP supports Independent Support Coordinators (ISC's), Providers, and other Disability Professionals to provide expertise in how working might impact SSI/SSDI and other benefits..
EDUCATION AND TRAINING:
The BCP provides education and training to increase the knowledge and awareness around how working impacts benefits..