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How to apply for your birth certificate as an adult living in Virginia: a comprehensive guide created by Blue Ridge Legal Services

This guide was created for people living in Blue Ridge Legal Services’ service area in the Shenandoah Valley, but it can be used by people living anywhere in Virginia. It is intended to assist adults in obtaining their own birth certificates. This guide was created for people living in Blue Ridge Legal Services’ service area in the Shenandoah Valley, but it can be used by people living anywhere in Virginia.

Social Security Disability/ Supplemental Security Income (SSI): Working While Disabled

If you are receiving disability benefits, Social Security’s work incentives and Ticket to Work programs can help you if you are interested in working. Special rules make it possible for people receiving Social Security disability benefits or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) to work and still receive monthly payments. If you cannot continue working because of your medical condition, your benefits can start again – you may not have to file a new application.

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Benefits

SSI is a federal program that pays monthly payments to aged, blind and disabled people. You must have low income and low resources or property. The Social Security Administration (SSA) runs the program. This article describes your legal rights to get Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.

The Direct Express® Card: Safer than a Bank Account for your Social Security or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Benefits

The Direct Express® card is a debit card you can use to get and spend your Social Security, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Veterans Affairs (VA), Railroad Retirement or federal pension (OPM) benefits. You don’t need a bank account. With the Direct Express® card, your benefits are deposited directly onto your card in full, on time, every month. You can use the card to make purchases, pay bills or get cash at thousands of locations. And most transactions are free.

U.S. Social Security Administration Publications

Click above to go to a listing of publications available on the U.S. Social Security agency's website.

U.S. Social Security Administration Website

Click above to enter the U.S. Social Security Administration's website to get more information about this topic.

Senior Citizen's Handbook

Click above to get more information about this topic from the Senior Citizen Handbook created by the Virginia State Bar.

U.S. Social Security Administration Publications

Click above to go to a listing of publications available on the U.S. Social Security agency's website.

U.S. Social Security Administration Website

Click above to enter the U.S. Social Security Administration's website to get more information about this topic.

What You Need To Know When You Get SSI Benefits

This is a booklet from the Social Security Administration website that gives an explanation of Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits and information that all SSI recipients should know.

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