Blind Pension Manual

0505.005.00 Non-receipt of Other Assistance

IM-53 May 3, 2022

Claimants receiving the following benefits are ineligible for Blind Pension:

  • Supplemental Nursing Care (SNC)
  • Temporary Assistance (TA)
    • The claimant may be included as a payee only on a TA case
  • General Relief (GR)
  • Supplemental Aid to the Blind (SAB)
  • Vendor Payment – Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) or Intermediate Care Facility (ICF)