Disability Benefits 101 is a comprehensive benefits and work-planning website created for people with disabilities under age 65, their families, caregivers and professionals. DB101 offers:
Having real income from real jobs often means being better off financially and having a better quality of life. However, for people with disabilities a critical barrier to employment is the fear of losing state or federal benefits when working.
DB101 helps people get accurate information and understand the relationships between work and benefits so they may:
People with disabilities have choices when it comes to work. Use DB101.org to explore options, learn about work incentives and reach employment goals.
Discover new resources and tools to make work part of the plan. DB101's new Partners section offers professionals tools and resources to improve work outcomes for people with disabilities. DB101's Partner tab includes:
DB101's Partner tab is broken into three learning modules:
You can find the Partner's tab in the upper right corner on www.mn.db101.org. Begin using it to make work part of the plan for you and those you serve.
Call the Disability Linkage Line at 866-333-2466.
Go to Disability Benefits 101 and click the Help tab for online training and Quick Start Guides to learn more about what DB 101 offers.
Send an email to the DHS DSD Response Center if you are unable to find information about Disability Services Division programs and services.