Posts Tagged 'SSI'

The Money Follows the Person!

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The term “the money follows the person” refers to the right of a person with a disability in an institution to move into housing in the community, still receiving the Social Security (SSI) Medicaid payments and coverage that they had been awarded to pay for their life in the institution.

Posted by Tanya Dec 22, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

SSI benefits are being reviewed by Congress

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This month Congress is reviewing SSI benefit standards for children. It appears that recent reports have indicated that some parents have sought SSI benefits to increase their monthly income rather than to serve the needs of their dependent children.

Posted by Tanya Dec 01, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

Taboo Lifestyle: 350 Pound Adult Baby Investigated for Social Security Fraud

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If you or a loved one has struggled with the system in order to collect Social Security benefits, then you may be astounded by the self-proclaimed “adult baby” who sleeps in a crib and lives off the government via SSI. Although Stanley Thornton Jr. says he is unable to work, he was able to construct his own giant crib, can drive himself on errands, and decides when he should wear “grown-up” clothes.

Posted by Tessa May 26, 2011 Posted in Disability, Obesity 2 Comments