Michigan Reentry Law Wiki

Public Benefits: Social Security/SSI Benefits

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Social Security Materials

Applying for Social Security Benefits

Link to application for benefits.

Memorandum of Understanding between Department of Corrections and Social Security Administration

Explains how inmates can obtain social security cards prior to release.

Social Security Administration pamphlet on Entering the Community After Incarceration: How We can Help

Provides information on incarceration and social security benefits, as well as information about applying for benefits pre-release.

Social Security Program and Operations Manual for SSI Cases

Links to Social Security Administration rules regarding suspension of benefits for "fleeing felons" in SSI cases.

Social Security Program and Operations Manual for Social Security Cases

Links to Social Security Administration rules regarding suspension of benefits for "fleeing felons" in Social Security cases.