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Supplemental Security (Disability) Insurance (SSI/SSDI)

SSI/SSDI provides monthly cash payments to help meet the basic needs of adults who have a disability

Additional SSI Supports

Programs accessible to individuals who receive SSDI payments

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MassHealth/ Medicaid

Individuals who apply and qualify for SSI will automatically receive MassHealth

  • MassHealth Commonwealth is for people with disabilities regardless of income, MassHealth Standard is based only off income

  • MassHealth/Medicaid insurance is secondary to any other insurance the individual has

  • Can fund Day Habilitation Programs, Personal Care Attendant (PCA), Adult Family Care (AFC)

  • You can apply for Premium Assistance to receive reimbursements on premiums you may pay through the primary insurance, if applicable

  • Learn more at

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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits

SNAP Benefits help individuals expand their healthy food budget

  • Benefits: monthly funds on an EBT card to buy food, financial incentives to buy local product, free nutrition classes and resources, SNAP Path to Work education and training opportunities, and "Card to Culture" discounted admission to museums and cultural institutions in MA

  • Eligibility: an individual with a disability living with an income below the limit (as determined by family size and type of housing)

  • Apply online:

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Additional Information

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Additional Financial Support Resources

1 / Planning Across the Spectrum

  • Offers a variety of financial planning services for families of children and young adults with developmental disabilities as well as working directly with neurodiverse young adults
  • Areas of staff expertise include ABLE accounts, insurance planning, financial wellness, government benefits, legal planning, and neurodiverse investing


2 / Car Ownership Programs
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