If you are between the ages of 50 and 65 years and suffer from a disability that prevents you from working, you may be eligible for Social Security Disability benefits

Disability Resources

Eligible Medical Conditions

The Social Security Administration (SSA) has two programs available for those who can’t work because of either physical or mental conditions or injuries. These programs are called Social Security disability (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

The Application Process

If you are considering applying for Social Security Disability (SSD), the application process may seem daunting. You will be required to provide much information about the particulars of your case, as well as fill out all of the required forms and paperwork.

Compassionate Allowances Initiative

Compassionate Allowances is a term given by the Social Security Administration (SSA) to identify diseases and other medical conditions that are already identified to meet the standards and requirements to receive Social Security Disability benefits.

Application Appeals Process

Although thousands of people go through the hardship of disabilities every year, some initial applications to receive Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits are denied. If your initial application has been rejected the steps you will take will go as follows: initial application ...