The Disability Benefit Specialist works closely with information and assistance, options counseling, and other resource center services. The DBS provides services to people ages 18-59 with physical disabilities, developmental disabilities, mental illness, and substance use disorders. The DBS provides information about public and private benefit programs including assistance with application and appeal procedures.
Areas the DBS can help you with:
Medicaid, Social Security Disability Income, Supplemental Security Income, Medicare, Prescription Drug Assistance Programs, FoodShare, Low-Income Tax Credits, Private Health and Disability Insurance Issues, Housing and Utility Issues, and Veterans' Benefits.