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  • Lifeline - Monthly Discounts on Phone Service

    Lifeline is a government benefit program that provides affordable telephone service for income-eligible consumers. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.
  • Oklahoma State Office of Disability Concerns

    Information and resources for disabled Oklahomans seeking employment. Content Detail

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    Oklahoma State Office of Disability Concerns
  • OK State Coordinator for Homeless Education

    Every state is required to have a State Coordinator for Homeless Education, and every school District is required to have a local homeless education liaison. These individuals will assist you with a federal law that enables homeless children and youth to school and get all the services they need. Content Detail

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    OK State Department of Education
  • Parents Guide to Help for Children with Disabilities (TEFRA)

    Information, forms and tips for getting financial help with health and medical services for a child with disabilities. Content Detail

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    OK DHS
  • Paying for Long-Term Nursing Home Care

    Medicaid and Medicare pay for nursing home care. They are government programs but are not for everyone. Private insurance can also pay for nursing home care. This Guide is about the different ways you can pay for long-term nursing home care. Content Detail

    By:
    AARP Legal Services Network
  • Social Security Appeals Process

    This publication explains the Social Security Appeals Process. Content Detail

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    Social Security Administration
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Social Security Benefits for People Living With HIV/AIDS

    If you are disabled because of HIV/AIDS, this booklet from the Social Security Administration website will help you understand the kinds of disability benefits you might be eligible for from the Social Security or SSI programs. Content Detail

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    Social Security Administration
  • Social Security Benefits Online Screening Tool

    Fill out a form online to find out if you are eligible for certain social security benefits. This form is NOT an application for benefits and will NOT give you an estimate of benefit amounts. Also, it will NOT screen for help with Medicare prescription drug plan costs. Content Detail

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    SSA.gov
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    Spanish / Español
  • SSDI and SSI Basics

    Differences between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Content Detail

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    NOSSCR
  • Supplemental Security Income

    SSI is short for Supplemental Security Income. It pays monthly benefits to people who are 65 or older, or blind, or have a disability and who don't own much or have a lot of income. SSI isn't just for adults. Monthly benefits can go to disabled and blind children, too. People who get SSI usually get food stamps and Medicaid, too. Medicaid helps pay doctor and hospital bills. Read more about SSI in this booklet, from the Social Security Administration web site Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration
  • Understanding Social Security (Social Security Online)

    Social Security Online contains a large number of resources that will help you understand the current Social Security program benefits. Content Detail

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    Social Security Administration
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Veterans' Health Care and Medical Benefits Package

    The Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA) is a comprehensive health care program in which the VA shares the cost of covered health care services and supplies with eligible beneficiaries. This web site covers eligibility, benefits, exclusions and other specific topics. The site also features LIVE ONLINE CHAT with a Customer Service Representative and a link to check the status of your claims. Content Detail

    By:
    Veterans' Administration
  • Video Relay Services - Access by Telephone for Individual with Hearing Loss

    A Video Relay Service (VRS) is a telecommunication service that allows deaf, hard of hearing and speech-impaired individuals to communicate over the phone with hearing people in real-time, using a sign language interpreter. In America, the service is regulated by the FCC. Learn more about the program. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.
  • What is an IEP? (Individualized Education Program)

    Understand how an IEP is developed. Learn how to access services and advocate for your child with delayed skills or other disabilities. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.
  • What is Medicaid and who is it for?

    Medicaid is a jointly funded, Federal-State health insurance program for low-income and needy people. It covers children, the aged, blind, and/or disabled and other people who are eligible to receive federally assisted income maintenance payments. This web site provides basic information and answers to frequently asked questions about Medicaid. Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration
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