Social Security Disability Resource Center

Overview | How to Qualify | Applications
Requirements | How long it takes | Back Pay
Mental Disability | What is a disability? | Tips
SSI Benefits | How to Win | Disability Awards
Hearings | Appeals | List of Disabling Conditions

Answers to Common Questions about Social Security Disability and SSI

  1. To Apply For SSI or SSD Disability Benefits, Where do I Start?

  2. Social Security Disability Status - when should I call to check

  3. What is Social Security Back Pay?

  4. Application Requirements For Disability - What Do I Need To Start The Claim?

  5. The average amount of time it takes to receive a decision after filing for SSD benefits

  6. After I File For Disability Will Social Security Pay For Me To See A Doctor?

  7. How Long Do I Get To Keep My Social Security Disability or SSI Benefits?

  8. Can my Social Security Disability or SSI benefits be stopped or cutoff?

  9. How can you speed up a Social Security Disability case?

  10. Social Security Disability, SSI and Being Over the Age of Fifty, 50

  11. What Income Will Affect Your Disability Benefits? (Workers Compensation, Wages etc)

  12. What Determines Social Security Disability Income?

  13. What if you get denied for disability multiple times?

  14. If I Get Approved For Disability And Later Get Another condition, Can My Benefits Be Increased And Go Up?

  15. What is the SSI and Social Security Disability Application Wait Time?

  16. Will You Get Social Security Disability Benefits If You Cannot Work Your Old Job?

  17. How do I see a judge for my social security disability case or SSI Claim?

  18. How Long Does it Take To Get An Answer On A Social Security Application For Disability?

  19. What Happens When You File A Second SSA Disability Claim?

  20. If you get Social Security disability benefits do you get Medicare or Medicaid?

  21. The Continuing Disability Review for SSD and SSI claims

  22. What is a Social Security Disability Examiner?

  23. How do you find out if a Social Security disability claim has been approved or even denied?

  24. How Long Will it Take To Get a Decision Letter from Social Security Disability?

  • What medical conditions will get you approved for disability?

  • What kind of Mental Problems Qualify for Disability?

  • Which conditions will social security recognize as a disability?

  • Tips for getting Social Security Disability or SSI benefits approved

  • SSDRC Homepage:

    Social Security Disability and SSI Resource Center

    The Most Basic questions about Getting Disability Benefits

    Social Security Disability SSI and whether or not you can work

    Common Mistakes to avoid after being denied for Disability

    Social Security Disability SSI Questions and Answers

    More Social Security Disability SSI Questions and Answers

    Common Questions about Social Security Disability and SSI

    Winning Social Security Disability or SSI Benefits

    The SSI Disability Benefits Program

    Social Security Disability SSI and Doctors - Yours and Theirs

    Social Security Disability and SSI Claim Reviews

    Social Security Disability SSI System and Benefits for Children

    Denials, Appeals, and Getting a Disability Lawyer or Representative

    What you should know about Social Security Disability and SSI Denials

    Questions about Disability Lawyers and Hiring a Disability Attorney

    Various Types of Benefits including SSI, Mental, and Child benefits

    Social Security and SSI based on Mental Disability

    Social Security Disability or SSI Benefits for Children

    Disability Benefits through Social Security

    Filing for Social Security Disability or SSI Benefits

    Social Security Disability SSI: Medical Evidence and Records

    Filing your claim for disability benefits

    Eligibility for receiving disability benefits

    Resources on this site

    Social Security Disability, SSI Terms and Definitions

    Previously answered questions regarding SSD and SSI

    The SSDRC Disability Blog

    For Individuals living in North Carolina

    Disability in North Carolina

    North Carolina Disability Lawyer

    Getting disability in North Carolina

    Information on the following topics can be found here: Social Security Disability Questions and in these subsections:

    Frequently asked questions about getting Denied for Disability Benefits | FAQ on Disability Claim Representation | Info about Social Security Disability Approvals and Being Approved | FAQ on Social Security Disability SSI decisions | The SSD SSI Decision Process and what gets taken into consideration | Disability hearings before Judges | Medical exams for disability claims | Applying for Disability in various states | Selecting and hiring Disability Lawyers | Applying for Disability in North Carolina | Recent articles and answers to questions about SSD and SSI

    These pages answer some of the most basic questions for individuals who are considering filing a claim.

    Filing for disability - How to file for SSD or SSI and the Information that is needed by Social Security
    How to Apply for Disability - What medical conditions can you apply and qualify for?
    Applying for Disability - How long does it take to get Social Security Disability or SSI benefits?
    What happens if I file a disability application and it is denied by a disability examiner or Judge?
    How to Prove you are disabled and qualify to win disability benefits
    How do you prove your disability case if you have a mental condition or impairment?
    Social Security Disability Back pay and How Long it Takes to Qualify for it and receive it
    Social Security Disability SSI - Eligibility Requirements and Qualifications Criteria