Learn more about the types of service providers below  that can connect you with employment services and get you the help you need.

For questions or guidance specific to your situation please call the Ticket to Work Help Line at 1-866-968-7842 / 866-833-2967 (TTY) Monday through Friday from 8:00AM - 8:00PM EST. For general inquiries, you may e-mail

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Employment Networks (EN)
ENs can help you with free career counseling, job placement, and then ongoing support once you have started working. If you think you are ready to return to work or make more money at a job you already have, you should contact several ENs who provide the services you need until you find the right one for you.

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Vocational Rehabilitation Agency (VR)
State VR can help you if you want to return to work but need more significant services before you can start. VR can help you get ready to work, and, if necessary, you can then find an Employment Network or EN who can help you keep the job and make more money.

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Work Incentives Planning and Assistance (WIPA)
WIPA projects are community-based organizations that work to enable beneficiaries with disabilities to make informed choices about work, and to support working beneficiaries to make a successful transition to financial independence. Each WIPA project has a Community Work Incentives Coordinator who will work with you one on one to provide in-depth counseling about benefits and the effect of work on those benefits.

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Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security (PABSS)
The Protection & Advocacy (P&A) network is the nation's largest provider of legally based advocacy service for people with disabilities. Social Security's P&A Program, known as Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security (PABSS), serves Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) beneficiaries with disabilities who want to work.

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