General Information

0110.050.00 Eligibility for Certified Extended Employment at a Sheltered Workshop

IM-69, July 26, 2007

Verification that an individual is eligible for certified extended employment at a sheltered workshop must be obtained prior to excluding the income for Medical Assistance. Accept any of the following as verification:

  • pay stubs from the sheltered workshop;
  • a letter from DESE or the sheltered workshop stating the individual is employed by the sheltered workshop or is eligible for extended employment at a sheltered workshop;
  • a DESE form certifying eligibility for extended employment at a sheltered workshop; or
  • pay stubs or other documentation that shows the individual previously worked at a sheltered workshop.