Program Highlights

  • Managing monthly Social Security Benefits Prioritize expenses (Rent, Utilities, Groceries)
  • Paying monthly bills and other expenses
  • Develop individualized monthly budgets to meet beneficiary’s needs
  • Establishing long-term financial goals
  • Provide financial information necessary for Housing, Food and Medical eligibility reviews
  • Helping beneficiaries regain the ability to manage their finances
  • Maintaining accurate accounting Monthly program fee of $41 is set by the Social Security Administration (fee is subject to change per SSA notice).
  • Long-term support is available


New Payee Clients: Currently The Arc of King County is accepting new clients to our Representative Payee Program.


Eligibility: To be eligible, the person must meet the three criteria below:

  • Have an Intellectual or Developmental Disability or Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability Income (SSDI)
  • King County resident


In-take process: To find out more about the Representative Payee program, please contact Sarah Cobb via email or phone at (206) 829-7049.