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Stephanie O Joy, Esq, Soc. Sec. Attorney
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I have been on SSI years and would like to try and get some

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I have been on SSI for several years and would like to try and get some schooling in and see if I can get back to work in a different field is there money available for me to do this as a retraining
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 1 year ago.

Yes, there is federal financial aid, often consisting of grants or loans, that you can apply for. You can learn about that process of applying for Financial Aid here: https://fafsa.ed.gov/

Neither Social Security, nor the SSI program, however, provide funding.

You may also be able to find vocational rehabilitation services through your county, so be sure to check there as well.

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