Workforce Investment Act
Former President Clinton signed the Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act on December 17, 1999. The Act was designed to bring about positive change to the lives of individuals with disabilities by providing them more choices in the training and support they need to return to work.
Many SSI and SSDI Beneficiaries in Oklahoma have received a Ticket to Work since the program began in February 2002. Those SSI/SSDI recipients that have not received a Ticket to Work may apply for one by calling Maximus at 866-968-7842.
To make informed decisions about how using the Ticket To Work will affect your SSI or SSDI benefits contact:
If you need assistance in resolving a complaint regarding the quality or timeliness of services you received from your Employment Network provider, you have two choices:
- You may pursue the matter by having a family member or a private lawyer (whom you hire at your expense) represent you; or
- You may use the services of a Protection and Advocacy Organization at no cost to you.
Frequently Asked Questions about the program are answered at: www.yourtickettowork.com/th_faqs