Former fellow Jenny Kye published in April 2018, together with Justice in Aging (JIA) senior staff attorney Kate Lang, In-Kind Support and Maintenance in the SSI Program, an advocacy guide. 

The guide and a related webinar are available through Justice in Aging here.

Jenny's work on the guide was supported by a Borchard Former Fellow Grant in partnership with JIA. She is now a staff attorney with the Community Legal Aid Society, Inc., in Wilmington, Delaware where she advocates for older adults and people with disabilities in public benefits and disability rights matters.

 

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Tuesday, 30 January 2018 08:50

Borchard Fellow Co-Authors JIA Issue Brief

Catherine Bourque, a 2016-17 Borchard Fellow, co-authored an issue brief published by Justice in Aging (JIA) in January 2018. Catherine worked on the brief during her fellowship year with JIA Senior Staff Attorney Kate Lang. Skilled Nursing Facilities and Other Creditors Acting as Representative Payees examines  some of the conflicts that can arise and proposes ways to strengthen the oversight and protections within the Social Security Administration's representative payee system.  

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