Advertisement
The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol
   
Ask the Experts About

Workplace and Insurance IssuesWorkplace and Insurance Issues
           
Rollover images to visit our other forums!
Recent AnswersAsk a Question
  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary


Scholarships
Jun 14, 2013

Are there any scholarships out there for people disabled by AIDS? I'd like to go back to school (online okay, too), fut am living on SSDI and can't possibly afford tuition. Are there any programs out there to assist me?

Response from Mr. Chambers

I am not aware of any specifically directed for people with HIV. Check with your local AIDS Service Organizations and also see what information the internet may offer.

SSDI offers the Ticket to Work Program, however, it generally doesn't pay for general education, but you may want to go through the initial assessment program. That could lead you to other resources through the employment networks. Also see what help your state vocational rehabilitation office offers.

Remember that SSDI offers quite broad return to work benefits and going to school is not considered work for SSDI purposes.

Jacques



Previous
nandrolone for nerve damage
Next
worried

  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary

 Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS


 
Advertisement



Q&A TERMS OF USE

This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.

Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.

Review our complete terms of use and copyright notice.

Powered by ExpertViewpoint

Advertisement