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Social Security: Benefits for People with Disabilities The Social Security and Supplemental Security Income disability programs are the largest of several Federal programs that provide assistance to people with disabilities. While these two programs are different in many ways, both are administered by the Social Security Administration and only individuals who have a disability and meet medical criteria may qualify for benefits under either program.
Social Security Disability Benefits Guide on the Simple Dollar website, by Holly Johnson. Social Security disability benefits can provide for your family when an injury, illness, or disability prevents you from working and earning an income. Applying for these benefits is often seen as a cumbersome process, however, requiring several steps, a slew of complicated paperwork, and even in-person hearings.
This guide will explain how Social Security disability benefits work while helping you determine whether your disability, illness, or chronic condition is enough to qualify. They will walk you through each step of the process, and tell you what to expect during each stage of your Social Security disability application. Meanwhile, their disability benefits calculator will help you get an estimate of how much you might collect from Social Security disability or SSI if your case is approved.
The Faces and Facts of Disability A Message from Social Security with stories, and insight.
The Top 10 Tips for the Newly Disabled
Author: Carol Myers wrote in 2009 (Revised: Jun 22, 2013) offers a number of tips and advice to newly disabled persons who suddenly find themselves with a disability.