Elderly Benefit Specialists Program general information see: http://dhs.wi.gov/aging/Genage/BENSPECS.HTM
Disability Benefit Specialsts Program general information see:
The goal of the Disability Benefit Specialist program is:
to provide current, accurate information about public and private benefit programs;
to counsel individuals about eligibility for various programs and benefits; and
to help people apply for benefits or appeal a denial of benefits.
What Elderly Benefit Specialists Can Do:
Provide accurate and current information on your benefits.
Suggest alternative actions that you can take to secure benefits or appeal denials of benefits.
Advocate on your behalf with other parties.
Explain what legal action or other possible solution is required.
Refer you to an appropriate attorney when necessary.