Work Incentive Planning and Assistance (WIPA)

The Alaska WIPA Project provides assistance to beneficiaries to understand the various work
incentive programs that might be available to them, and provide advice about how to manage one’s
benefits during the transition to paid employment. We also provide both initial and follow along
assistance to beneficiaries who become employed, are already working, and to those who are

If you should have general questions regarding SSA benefits please call or visit your local SSA
office, or visit the website at



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Contact the Alaska WIPA Project

Larrisa Cummings
(907) 264-6279

UAA Center for Human Development
2702 Gambell St. Suite 103
Anchorage, Alaska 99503
Ph: (907) 272-8270
1 (800) 243-2199
Fax: (907) 274-4802