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The Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) assists people and families with limited income to meet their basic needs by providing financial assistance to those who are eligible, including Emergency Aid to the Elderly, Disabled and Children (EAEDC) and Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children (TAFDC).
The Social Security Administration (SSA) administers social insurance programs for eligible individuals, including Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), and Retirement benefits.
ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) Accounts are tax-advantaged savings accounts for people with disabilities. The beneficiary of the account is the account owner, and income earned by the accounts will not be taxed. Contributions to an ABLE account will largely not affect eligibility for Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Medicaid, and other means-tested programs.
The Planned Lifetime Assistance Network (PLAN) of Massachusetts and Rhode Island provides trustee/fiduciary services to people with disabilities and their families.
Contact the NAMI Mass Compass Helpline. Compass is available Monday through Friday, 9 am – 5 pm. Call us at 617-704-6264 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.