Protection and Advocacy
for Beneficiaries of Social Security (PABSS)
42 USC §1320b-21, P.L. 106-170
First Authorization: Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act of 1999
The Commissioner of Social Security makes payments in each State to the protection and advocacy system established pursuant to part C of title I of the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act (42 U.S.C. §15001).
Provide P&A services to disabled beneficiaries of the Social Security Act.
Beneficiaries of the Social Security Act who have disabilities.
Information and advice about obtaining vocational rehabilitation and employment services; and
Advocacy or other services that a disabled beneficiary may need to secure or regain gainful employment.
Jennifer DeBoy, Project Officer
Social Security Administration
6401 Security Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21235
Phone: (410) 965-8658, Fax: (410) 966-1278