SKIL was created by; is driven by; and is focused on persons with disabilities, their families, and communities. We provide Advocacy, Education, and Support with Customer Controlled services to break down and remove existing barriers and bridge social gaps to ensure and preserve Equality and Independence for all.

If you are not working or working reduced hours due to COVID-19, you may be eligible for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits.
If you suspect an unemployment claim has been improperly filed using your identity, click here.

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Due to the potential spread of the Corona Virus, all SKIL Offices will be closed to visitors and the general public until further notice.


SKIL staff will continue providing services while the offices are closed. Communication, during this time, will take place through phone, email or fax. If needing to turn in or receive a hire packet and/or other paperwork, we encourage you to send your information by email to your local SKIL office. When bringing paperwork to SKIL offices during regular business hours, call that office, and someone will come to the door to assist you.DSW Essential Worker - Proof Form
 

  IMPORTANT NOTICE!

ALL Exception forms are due by the 5th & the 20th of the Month.
Exception forms received late will be paid on the Late Batch, which is called in ON paydays.

Any time sheet received past 10:00 am on Paydays WILL pay the FOLLOWING pay date.

This change is in accordance with The Federal Reserve requirements of our Financial Institution.
Please be sure to use the Authenticare Call system for prompt payment.


 

 

 

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Medicare Medicaid

Medicare Medicaid

What is the difference between Medicaid and Medicare?

Medicare is a federal program that is available through Social Security and is an insurance policy that you pay as a deduction from your Social Security check. Medicaid is a state program that is based on income eligibility. All recipients of SSI automatically receive Medicaid. Kansas also offers Medicaid Buy-In to persons who are returning to work.


How do I qualify for Medicaid?

The application process starts at your Kansas Social & Rehabilitation Services office. The application gathers your income and assessment information, along with some general information about your household. For technical assistance with the application process, contact the SKIL office nearest you or call 1-800-688-5616.


What are the “spend down requirement” and the “client obligation”?

There are specific asset limits and income restrictions for persons receiving Medicaid. When you qualify for the program, this will be explained. Upon enrollment, you may have to reduce your assets to maintain benefits. The spend down is to dwindle your assets on medical expenses over a six month period. The client obligation is a monthly payment you make to meet the Medicaid requirements if you exceed the income limitations.