Freedom from Financial Burden
Through the efforts of a benefits counselor, an individual will have an opportunity to become financially self supporting through gainful employment. Individuals who are currently working can learn how to increase their work hours, produce more income, and remain eligible for financial and medical benefits.
Liberty House provides a non-anxiety producing atmosphere in which to discuss personal, financial, and medical issues.
Benefits Counseling strives to stabilize participants both financially and emotionally. It is expected that the quality of life for participants will significantly increase due to gainful employment, engaging in treatment, living in better housing, having an increased standard of living, and most importantly being free from financial burden.
Employment is a major contributor to significantly improving self esteem of individuals with disabilities. This in turn, provides the motivation and incentive to follow-through with psychiatric treatment.