Human Development Center

West South Central Workforce Planning and Assistance

Continued Payment Under a Vocational Rehabilitation Program or Similar Program (Section 301)

If SSA finds that you no longer have a disabling impairment due to medical improvement, your benefit payments usually stop. However, if you are participating in an appropriate program of vocational rehabilitation or similar services, your benefits may continue until your participation in the program ends.

An appropriate program must be approved by SSA and includes:

For a complete explanation go to SSA Online and view the Redbook section or contact your local Benefits Planner by calling 1-866-YOURTICKET (1-866-968-7842).

This website was developed at U.S. taxpayer expense.