Social Security Disability Insurance

posted on December 31, 2009 - 1:18am
Below you'll find information on Social Security, employment help and caregiving resources.
posted on December 31, 2009 - 1:12am
QUEST Vol. 17, No. 1
Chad McCruden, 36, of Owing Mills, Md., has Friedreich’s ataxia. He was laid off in May 2009 from his job as a work incentive specialist at an independent living center. McCruden applied for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits in June, was approved late in October and received his first check in December (plus five months’ worth of retroactive benefits).
posted on January 1, 2009 - 3:24pm
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 1
Annie Kennedy Applying for Social Security benefits can be tedious and frustrating, often resulting in the first application being denied and initiating a long appeal process.