Applying for Social Security Disability benefits is often a frustrating and time-consuming process. The overwhelming majority of applicants are denied benefits at the initial stage of application, and in most cases it takes months, or even years, before a claimant is finally awarded the disability benefits that they rightfully deserve.
Approaching the Social Security Disability application process with full preparation and a complete understanding of the requirements of the Social Security Administration (SSA) and state-run Disability Determination Services (DDS) is extremely important, and will help to ensure that your case is handled as efficiently and accurately as possible.
To help potential claimants better prepare for the disability application process, we have gathered the following 10 tips for applying for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI).
Please click on any of the following disability tips for more detailed information on the subject: