TakeCharge is an approved Social Security Administration (SSA) Ticket to Work Employment Network.

With TakeCharge you can EXPLORE work and receive Work Support Payments of up to $12,000.

If you STAY on disability benefits but you work and earn at least $970 per month – you can receive $2,400 for disability related work expenses.

If you LEAVE the benefit rolls due to earning of at least $1,350 per month – you can receive an additional $9,600 in disability related work expenses.

Examples of expenses that can qualify include:

  • Personal or Public transportation to/from work

  • Prescription drugs

  • Internet/cell phone

  • Child/elder care

  • Disability-related modifications to your home

  • Personal care assistance

  • Assistance based on your unique situation