The Accelerated Benefits Demonstration and Evaluation Project: Impacts on Health and Employment at Twelve Months

Publisher: New York, NY: MDRC
Feb 28, 2011
Charles Michalopoulos, David Wittenburg, Dina A. R. Israel, Jennifer Schore, Anne Warren, Aparajita Zutshi, Stephen Freedman, and Lisa Schwartz
This final report of the Accelerated Benefits (AB) Demonstration found that participants made extensive use of program services, AB health care benefits increased health care use and reduced reported unmet medical needs, and AB Plus services encouraged people to look for work but did not increase employment levels in the first year.

Accelerated Benefits Demonstration


Social Security Administration

Time Frame


Senior Staff

Lisa Schwartz
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