CAPIC Responsible Payee Program
The Responsible Payee Program was created in 1995. The Program's staff consists of a Fiscal Manager and Program Coordinator who work directly with the beneficiaries and other service providers.
Our mission is to act on behalf of the beneficiary to manage and budget their monthly benefit and to help ensure that the benefit payments are used for basic needs, This provides the beneficiary with a more stable environment and helps motivate beneficiaries to work toward more in dependant living.
The following documents must be provided at the time of intake:
A representative payee acts on behalf of the beneficiary's Social Security, SSI and/or SSDI payments.
One of the SSA's highest priorities is to help people with disabilities achieve independence by helping them take advantage of employment opportunities. The SSA has in place special initiatives to assist people with disabilities in this process. Some examples are:Contact:Jane Luangrath, Program Manager, 617-884-6130, ext., 1104.