Ch 12: Self Advocacy

How to Represent Yourself for Benefits

When people come to see me for help, they often show me a letter they’d submitted to an agency, requesting a benefit. The agency has declined to provide the benefit. The client feels frustrated, unheard, disregarded, and disillusioned. What didn’t work? Following is a made-up example of the type of letter often submitted: I have… Continue reading How to Represent Yourself for Benefits