Credentialed, certified WISA’s to help you navigate this process
MICRO NONPROFIT NETWORK FOUNDER/PRESIDENT
Veronica McMillian is a certified Work Incentive Special Advocate (WISA). She received her certification from Cornell University in 2020. Veronica understands the importance of collecting accurate information, listening to the client, and allowing the client’s voice to be heard. Through her own personal experience helping her disabled son, she understands the concerns, fears, and doubts of clients that need help navigating the Benefits & Work Incentive process. Veronica also understands the importance of community engagement, collaboration, and partnership. Through her work, she has been recognized by the community in 2020 for the following accomplishments:
- Featured on Channel 13 for “Beyond the March” Initiative 2020
- Chesapeake ICON Award 2020
- Outstanding Community Service Award 2020
WHO WE ARE
Work Incentive Specialist Advocate (WISA’s) – WISA’s are individuals who have been certified to provide work incentive counseling services to DAR clients who are receiving Social Security Disability (SSDI) and/or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. Virginia WISAs use WorkWORLD (WW), an online, Virginia specific program that provides accurate information on how an SSI/SSDI beneficiary’s financial circumstance will change once they go to work. Our credentialed WISA’s are certified by Cornell University ILR School Employment & Disability Institute.
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In addition to helping folks gain independence through WISA's, The Micro Nonprofit Network works to empower, educate, and equip small nonprofits to serve their community.
5602B Suite 101 Virginia Beach Blvd
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
1712 Rokeby Ave
Chesapeake, VA 23320