|COMBINED MANUAL||ISSUE DATE 10/2012|
|GRH BASIS - GA-RELATED LEARNING DISABLED||0013.18.33|
|0013.18.33 — GRH BASIS - GA-RELATED LEARNING DISABLED||ISSUE DATE 10/2012|
|MFIP, WB, DWP, SNAP, MSA, GA:|
People have a GRH basis of eligibility if they are medically certified as being learning disabled, and are following a rehabilitation plan if the county agency has developed or provided a plan for them.
Learning disabled 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 client in getting, performing, or maintaining suitable employment. See 0010 (Verification), 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.