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GRH BASIS - LEARNING DISABILITY

ISSUE DATE: 08/2015

MFIP, DWP, SNAP, MSA, GA:
No provisions.


GRH:

People have a basis of eligibility for GRH if they have a PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION as having a learning disability and are following a rehabilitation plan if the county agency has developed or provided a plan for them, see PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION in 0002.51 (Glossary: Professional...).

Learning disability means a disorder in 1 or more of the psychological processes involved in perceiving, understanding, or using concepts through verbal language or non-verbal means. Also see LEARNING DISABLED in 0002.37 (Glossary: Learning...). The disability must severely limit the personís ability to work and provide self-support. See 0010 (Verification), 0010.18.05 (Verifying Disability/Incapacity - Cash), 0028.18.03 (Suitable/Unsuitable Work).

Learning disabled does not include learning problems that are primarily the result of visual, hearing, motor disabilities, developmental disability, emotional disturbance, or environmental, cultural, or economic disadvantage.

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