4/16/2020 – Newest Information for SSI Recipients and Stimulus Check

After some misinformation and confusion, the federal government has clarified how Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients will receive their Stimulus Payment.   For most, NO ACTION IS REQUIRED AS PAYMENTS WILL BE AUTOMATIC. The IRS will use the information that the Social Security Administration has on file to distribute the benefit.  If your consumer receives their…
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2020 Stimulus Check Updated – See 4/16/2020 Blog For Current Information

************ NOTE:  As of April 15, 2029, the Social Security Administration and the IRS clarified the status of Stimulus Checks and SSI-recipients.  For those receiving SSI benefits only, apparently NO ACTION IS REQUIRED.  PAYMENTS WILL BE AUTOMATIC.  If a consumer receives SSI benefits electronically, the individual will receive an electronic Stimulus Check.  If the person…
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2020 Stimulus Check – See 4/16/2020 Blog For Current Information

  ************ NOTE:  As of April 15, 2029, the Social Security Administration and the IRS clarified the status of Stimulus Checks and SSI-recipients.  For those receiving SSI benefits only, apparently NO ACTION IS REQUIRED.  PAYMENTS WILL BE AUTOMATIC.  If a consumer receives SSI benefits electronically, the individual will receive an electronic Stimulus Check.  If the…
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Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”)

The House of Representatives approved a historic $2 trillion stimulus package and the President then signed it into law.  The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) was enacted on 3/27/2020, creating: SBA Payment Protection Program (PPP) SBA Emergency Disaster Loans Employee Retention Tax Credit Expanded Charitable Deductions Providers need to review programs being offered,…
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Can I/DD Transportation Challenges Be Resolved With Individual Car Ownership?

Independence is a major goal for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). To support independent living, access to public and private transportation is critical.  It is a basic need.   However, transportation is one of the most frequently reported challenge in this population.  Community involvement, employment, and conducting commonplace errands require access to cars, public…
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Where Is Competition from New Investors and New Technology Coming From?

New Age Competition in I/DD – Technology & Capital Investment Companies with advanced technology and massive amounts of capital are beginning to see financial and operational opportunity in the I/DD market. These organizations are changing the competitive environment for traditional provider organizations, requiring specialty organizations to think differently. The healthcare market overall has garnered a…
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