Reporting Instructions: DCF W2 2013 CORe Code 2214
W-2 SSI/SSDI Advocacy
Report all costs specifically and directly related to providing Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and/or Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) Advocacy, in accordance with the Department's Policies and Procedures.
SSI/SSDI Advocacy includes, but is not limited to, the following services:
- Assistance to W-2 parents in completing SSI/SSDI applications and supporting documentation;
Provision of supportive services to W-2 parents for communications with the federal Social Security Administration (SSA) and/or the state Disability Determination Bureau (DDB)
Communications and meetings with SSA or DDB regarding SSI/SSDI applications for W-2 parents;
Assistance to W-2 parents in requesting reconsideration on denied SSI/SSDI applications and the subsequent follow-up services for the reconsideration:
Assistance to W-2 parents in appealing denied SSI/SSDI applications and the subsequent follow-up services for the appeal; and
Case management or any other services specifically and directly related to supporting SSI/SSDI applications by W-2 parents
Note: Include the costs of direct service staff and supervisor salary, fringe benefits, direct operational costs (such as supplies, rent, computer costs, utilities, etc.) and indirect costs (such as allocated share of agency management) for staff providing SSI advocacy.
Transportation costs for SSI advocacy are reported on CORe Code 2215 W-2 Transportation. Supportive services costs for SSI advocacy are reported on CORe Code 2224 W-2 Supportive Services.