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Applying as a Caregiver of an Adult with an Illness

Submitted by Deanna on Wed, 07/28/2021 - 13:21

 
As the caregiver to a friend or family member with a serious illness, you can apply for Social Security disability benefits on his or her behalf. Benefits may be available through one or both of the Social Security Administration’s (SSA’s) disability programs. Once approved, your family member or friend will receive any back benefits due as well as ongoing, monthly disability payments to help cover everyday living expenses, medical bills, and other costs.
 

May is Stroke Awareness Month

Submitted by CM on Mon, 04/19/2021 - 20:42

Whether you are dealing with the mild symptoms of your first stroke or trying to cope with multiple severe attacks, you might be eligible for receiving Social Security disability benefits.

Although strokes negatively affect the health of older Americans, roughly 25 percent of all cases impact Americans that are younger than 65 years.

If you suffered a stroke before you reached retirement age, applying for Social Security disability benefits can be the answer to your financial distress.