Here you’ll find resources specifically focused on how to find funding for medical, technological, and daily-life necessities. Information on qualifying and applying for Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) and ways to locate health insurance programs are provided as well as resources to help understand disability rights and entitlements.
The purpose of this site, sponsored by the Academy of Special Needs Planners, is to provide a general overview of strategies parents and others can use to plan for their own futures and for those of family members with special needs. Topics include information on Estate Planning, Special Needs Trusts, Financial Planning, SSI and SSDI, Settlement Planning, Public Benefits, and Disability Issues. This site also provides a directory of Special Needs Planners by state.