Roads to Freedom is a fee-for-service organizational Representative Payee for the Social Security Administration (SSA).
As of January 2019, the monthly fee allowed for FFS payees is the lesser of 10% of the monthly benefit amount or $43.
There are three requirements to be eligible for our Rep. Payee Services:
Be an adult, 18 years of age or older
Be receiving Social Security benefits
Be required by SSA to have a Representative Payee
As the Representative Payee, we will:
Develop a budget for each individual
Involve them in ALL financial decisions
Assist individuals in understanding SSA letters and payments
Paying primary expenses* that are deemed necessities by Social Security
Paying secondary expenses** that are not deemed necessities by Social Security
Creating a monthly savings plan, if applicable
* rent, utilities, food, and medical/pharmacy bills. Spending money will be issued after these expenses have been met.
** telephone, cable, transportation costs, and any other debt owed
If you would like more information or schedule an appointment please contact:
Voice: 570-601-1429 or 570-327-9070 ext. 240
Representative Payee Business Hours:
Monday – Friday: Mornings 9:00am to 11:00am & Afternoons 12:00pm to 4:00pm