ABLE National Resource Center logoThe Ticket to Work program team is excited for our two ABLE events in March! Register now for the March 22 national WISE webinar: Achieving Financial Independence with Ticket to Work and the ABLE Act. Then learn how you can join our March 24 Twitter chat and learn more about ABLE accounts.

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Ticket to Work logo and The Seal of the United States Social Security Administration
Ticket to Work logo and The Seal of the United States Social Security Administration
Ticket to Work logo and The Seal of the United States Social Security Administration
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Join us for ABLE Events in March!

Mar 20, 2017

ABLE National Resource Center logoSince the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act passed in December 2014, 18 states have launched ABLE programs, allowing certain people with disabilities to open tax-advantaged savings accounts. Even more states plan to launch programs in 2017.

The Ticket to Work (Ticket) program is pleased to host two events in March to answer your questions about ABLE accounts.

Join us for our free national Work Incentives Seminar Event (WISE) webinar on March 22, 2017 and a Twitter chat with the ABLE National Resource Center on March 24, 2017!


Register Now for the WebinarAchieving Financial Independence with Ticket to Work and the ABLE Act

Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., ET

This month’s WISE webinar will feature experts discussing:

  • The ABLE Act, a new option for certain people with disabilities to save for the future while protecting their eligibility for public benefits
  • The Ticket program and Work Incentives
  • Additional Resources

How to Register:
You can register online at www.choosework.net/wise or call 1-866-968-7842 or 1-866-833-2967 (TTY).


Twitter logoTwitter Chat with the ABLE National Resource Center

Friday, March 24, 2017, 12 – 1 p.m., ET

A special guest from the ABLE National Resource Center will join us to talk about the ABLE Act and answer questions about ABLE accounts and eligibility. Join us to learn more about:

  • Who qualifies for ABLE accounts
  • Advantages of having an ABLE account
  • If your state has an ABLE program or if you can enroll in another state

To join the chat and ask your questions, or to share your experience opening your own ABLE account, sign into Twitter and follow the hashtag #DEchat. We look forward to you joining the conversation!

For updates on the Ticket program, follow @chooseworkssa.

About Ticket to Work

Social Security’s Ticket to Work program supports career development for people ages 18 through 64 who receive Social Security disability benefits (SSI or SSDI) and want to work.
The Ticket program is free and voluntary. It helps people with disabilities move toward financial independence and connects them with the services and support they need to succeed in the workforce.

Learn More

To learn more about the Ticket program, visit www.socialsecurity.gov/work. You can also call the Ticket to Work Help Line at 866-968-7842 or 866-833-2967 (TTY) Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET. Ask a representative to send you a list of service providers or find providers on your own with the Ticket program Find Help tool.