Who qualifies for Social Security Disability?
Individuals who can apply and receive these benefits break down into the following four simple categories.
- Insured individuals who apply for disability benefits or for a period of disability;
- Widow(er)s and children who qualify because of relationship to an insured worker;
- Adults who qualify and apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability payments;
- Children under age 18 who qualify and apply for SSI disability payments.
If you need more help with Social Security Disability, call us at 1-800-481-0302 or visit our website.