Self-Employment

Taking the Road to Self-Employment

If you're thinking about starting your own business, selling a product, or providing a service, we know there's a lot to consider. Business planning, marketing, scheduling, management and other supports, and how your new profits might affect your health care or Social Security benefits are probably all on your list. This page may have some answers for you or some resources to help you plan your next steps.

If you're a family member or professional helping an individual with a disability explore their options for self-employment, the resources you'll find on this page are for you too.

Scroll down to find links to helpful materials and resources and to Indiana self-employment trainings. 

Information and Resources

 Benefits and Work Incentive Program Fact Sheets for the Entrepreneur

The ABCs of Self-Employment

FREE three-hour introductory training on the self-employment basics.

The ABCs of Self-Employment

The Road to Self-Employment

FREE two-day, more in-depth training for individuals planning to pursue self-employment.

The Road to Self-Employment