A Spanish translation of this publication is available to download under "Additional Files."
The "Achieving a Better Life Experience" Act, or ABLE Act, is a federal law that was passed in 2014. This landmark legislation offers people living with disabilities, including those with serious mental health conditions, a chance to pursue their hopes and dreams in a realistic way without as many financial obstacles.
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Mizrahi R, Duperoy T, Logan DG. Saving Money for a Better Life: What Can the ABLE Act Do for Me? [English and Spanish versions]. Psychiatry Information in Brief 2017;14(8):1115. https://doi.org/10.7191/pib.1115. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/pib/vol14/iss8/1
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