Some disability payments are free of income tax and there are special deductions and tax credits available to disabled people and their caregivers.
Accessible Housing Austin! is a nonprofit founded in 2005 by a group of advocates who recognized the critical need for affordable housing for people with disabilities.
Under federal law, some government benefits are protected and cannot be garnished or “frozen.” Does this include SSI, VA and SSDI benefits? A lawyer explains.
What happens if you are injured suddenly or contract a serious illness and are unable to work for an extended period of time? What should you do first?
There are differences in eligibility requirements, application process, and compensation, but perhaps the most important distinction is the way the two agencies define “disability.”
In Austin, Capital Metro has instituted a ride share program to meet the transportation needs of people with disabilities at an affordable price.