Eligibility criteria (71 - 74 of 74 items)
Need to Change Income Criteria of the Supplemental Security Income Program
HRD-77-114: Published: Jun 23, 1977. Publicly Released: Jun 23, 1977.
An examination was performed of the Supplemental Security Income program to identify legislative changes needed for recipients to be treated more equitably.Concern was expressed about a provision that calls for a reduction in benefits when recipients receive in-kind support and maintenance. The amount of the reduction varies depending upon the recipient's living arrangements. This can result in re...
The Well-Being of Older People in Cleveland, Ohio
HRD-77-70: Published: Apr 19, 1977. Publicly Released: Apr 19, 1977.
The overall well-being of older people in Cleveland, Ohio, was assessed in terms of their social and economic status, mental and physical health, and ability to do daily tasks. Information was gathered on the services offered by 23 federal programs and other services and factors which could affect the well-being of the individuals in the sample.Only one of every five of the more than 1,600 people...
Efforts Made to Locate and Enroll Potential Recipients of the Supplemental Security Income Program for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled
HRD-76-176: Published: Dec 6, 1976. Publicly Released: Dec 6, 1976.
The rate of participation in the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program and the effectiveness of Social Security Administration (SSA) outreach efforts were evaluated.Out of an estimated 7.2 million persons eligible to participate in SSI, 4.3 million were enrolled as of September 1976. Many efforts were made to reach potentially eligible persons. The SSI-Alert project used governmental agencies...