Many people with disabilities worry that if they go to work, they’ll lose their health care coverage and disability benefits. This is a myth – it’s not true.

There are actually many Social Security rules (known as “work incentives”) that help people with disabilities try working without losing their benefits. Some examples include:

There are also several programs that help people with disabilities prepare for and find jobs. For example:

If you’re a person with a disability who wants to work, there are many resources and programs to help you.