Use the following codes to authorize Mercury supportive service payments.
When using any of the supportive service codes, enter the client's 4-digit activity code in the PERSONS field. See WAG 27-60-12-a for the activity codes.
NOTE: Authorize different types of services via Mercury on the same Form 552.
Work Activity Allowance
(FCRC issues until the monthly amount is centrally issued)
(Activity-related supportive service expenses)
(Includes transportation to and from a work and training activity, seeking a child care provider, etc.)
(Such as required physical exams)
Job Search Allowance
(To get or keep a job)
(Job-related supportive service expenses)
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