The following Web sites provide employment information, opportunities and support for people with mental illness.
- Work Support
Work Support provides work opportunity listings for people with different types of disabilities, including mental illnesses. This site includes information on legality issues and Social Security resources. www.worksupport.com
- Social Security Administration
The Social Security Administration manages and distributes information about SSI and SSDI. You can apply for these benefits through a local office. The Web site of this government agency includes the address and business hours of your local office. You can also get this information by calling the agency’s toll-free number 1-800-772-1213. www.ssa.gov
- Texas Workforce Solutions
Texas Workforce Solutions-Vocational Rehabilitation Services supports people with disabilities to prepare for, obtain and advance in meaningful employment by providing of range of services based on an individual’s employment goals. Their Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) counselors work closely with job seekers to determine an employment goal, and then identify and arrange for the high-quality services that lead to successful employment.Contact your vocational rehabilitation services office
Contact TWC Vocational Rehabilitation Inquiries