Finances and Benefits

Students need to know how to manage money. Many people with disabilities can also get benefits from the government. These resources will help families learn about money and benefits for their children with disabilities.

Employment and Community First CHOICES Tip Sheet

Provides information about the Employment and Community First CHOICES waiver program for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Financing Your Youth’s Adult Healthcare

Provides information regarding financial planning on healthcare for individuals with disabilities.

Possibilities: A Financial Resource for Parents of Children with Disabilities

Provides simple, straightforward resources helping you manage your money, and plan for you and your child’s financial future.


Shares information on a savings program for individuals with disabilities called ABLE TN.

SSI Benefits Tip Sheet

Provides information on how to support youth as they look for jobs. It includes tips on gaining experience, preparing a resume, finding supports, and networking.

Benefits to Work

Helps individuals with disabilities make informed decisions about working, pursuing training, or further education.