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Social Security Administration (SSA)

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

Social Security Administration (SSA) - Winona

53 E 3rd St, Ste 307, Winona, MN, 55987-3482

Distance: 395 Miles

(877) 600-2853

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 Ticket 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

  • Client Information and Specialization
    • Adults with disabilities 
    • Blind or visually impaired 
    • Brain Injury (BI) 
    • Deaf or hard-of-hearing 
    • Family 
    • Mental health 
    • People with developmental disabilities 
    • People with disabilities 
    • People with physical disabilities 

Eligibility

Social Security disability beneficiaries for ages 18 - 64


Application Instructions

Call (866) 968-7842 to learn more.
Toll-Free TTY Line: (866) 833-2967


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, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
9:00am - 12:00pm, Wednesday


Area Served

Houston, Wabasha, and Winona Counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main - Local Toll Free (877) 600-2853
Toll Free National (800) 772-1213 24/7
TTY (507) 457-0002

Last Update

6/28/2019

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