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Social Security Administration (SSA)

Employment Support for Workers with Disabilities - Ticket to Work/Self Sufficiency Program

Social Security Administration (SSA) - Grand Forks

402 Demers Ave, Ste 300, Grand Forks, ND, 58201

Distance: 253 Miles

(888) 617-0456

Website

https://choosework.ssa.gov

Service Details

Description

Program provides training or work experience to individuals with disabilities or impairing health conditions to help them find a job and become economically independent


Additional Information

The Ticket to Work Program is an employment program for people with disabilities who want to work.


The goal of the program is to increase opportunities and choices for Social Security disability beneficiaries to obtain employment, Vocational Rehabilitation (VR), and other support services from public and private providers, employers, and other organizations.


Under the Ticket Program, the Social Security Administration provides disability beneficiaries services such as career counseling, vocational rehabilitation, and job placement and training from authorized Ticket to Work service providers, such as an Employment Network (EN) or your state Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) agency.


Features

  • Specialization
    • Adults with disabilities 
    • Blind or visually impaired 
    • Brain Injury (BI) 
    • Deaf or hard-of-hearing 
    • Developmental disabilities 
    • Disabilities 
    • Mental health 
    • Physical disabilities 

Eligibility

Social Security disability beneficiaries for ages 18 - 64


Fees

The Ticket to Work program is free and voluntary and exists specifically to help people with disabilities progress toward financial self-sufficiency.


Business Hours

9:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Kittson, Mahnomen, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake, and Roseau Counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main - Local Toll Free (888) 617-0456
Toll Free National (800) 772-1213
TTY (800) 325-0778

Last Update

11/9/2022

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