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  • Are You Eligible for Any Government Benefits?

    Enter information into this website and it will give you a report on benefits you may be eligible to receive. Content Detail

    By:
    GovBenefits, A Partnership of Federal Agencies and Organizations
  • Benefits Check Up

    Information on what benefits seniors may be eligible for. Requires filling out a form. Content Detail

    By:
    National Council on the Aging
  • Benefits for People With Disabilities

    Information about the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) programs. Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration
  • Disability Application Starter Kit

    Everything you need to apply for disability benefits, including an online application and tips for preparing for your interview. Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration
  • Supplemental Security Income

    SSI is short for Supplemental Security Income. It pays monthly benefits to people who are 65 or older, or who are blind, or who have a disability and don't own much or have a lot of income. Monthly benefits can go to disabled and blind children as well as adults. Read more about SSI in this booklet from the Social Security Administration web site. Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • What You Need To Know When You Get Disability Benefits

    You might think that, because the disability application process is over and your benefits are about to start, you no longer have to worry about Social Security. But what should you do if your condition improves? Or what if you want to go back to work but are afraid of losing your benefits? Knowing the answers to these and other questions now will save you a great deal of time, inconvenience and maybe some money later. Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español