Confused by all the Ticket to Work (TTW) lingo?

Given all the vocabulary associated with the TTW program, it’s helpful to have a directory to navigate your way. 

Here are a list of common terms to help you figure it all out… Click the word to learn more!

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

BeneficiaryContinuation of Medicare Coverage (SSDI only)Continuing Disability Review (CDR)Countable Income (SSI only)Disability (as defined for the purposes of the SSDI and SSI programs)Earned IncomeEmployment Network (EN)Employment Supports (Work Incentives)Extended Period of Eligibility (EPE) (SSDI only)Impairment-Related Work Expenses (IRWE)IncomeIncome ExclusionsIndividual Work Plan (IWP)Individualized Plan for Employment (IPE)Job Accommodation Network (JAN)Medicaid While Working (SSI only)Over-payment (to a beneficiary)Plan to Achieve Self-Support (PASS) (SSI only)Primary Evidence of EarningsRed BookSection 503Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA)Supplemental Security Income (SSI)Ticket (under the Ticket to Work program)Ticket to Work Program (Ticket to Work and Self-Sufficiency Program)Timely ProgressTimely Progress Review (TPR)Trial Work Level (TWL) Earnings (SSDI)Trial Work Period (TWP) (SSDI)Unsuccessful Work Attempt (UWA) (SSDI)Using a TicketWork Incentives