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Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) & Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Disability Benefits

Last updated on 06/10/2021 at 1:14 pm

This is general information about disability benefits. If you have questions about your situation, you should try to find legal help.

Overview of Disability Benefits

If I am disabled, what benefits can I apply for from the Social Security Administration?

Do I need a lawyer to represent me?

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)

Am I eligible to receive SSDI benefits?

How do I apply for SSDI?

I was turned down for SSDI benefits. Is there anything I can do?

My SSDI benefits are being stopped. What can I do?

What are my appeal types in a request for reconsideration?

My request for reconsideration was denied. Is there anything I can do?

I received a notice that Social Security wants some of the SSDI money back that it paid to me. What should I do?

Can other members of my family get benefits under my SSDI?

Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

How do I apply for SSI?

I was turned down for SSI benefits. Is there anything I can do?

My SSI benefits are being reduced or stopped. What can I do?

What are my appeal types in a request for reconsideration?

Can I do anything if my request for reconsideration is turned down?

SSA wants some of the SSI money back that it paid to me. What should I do?