Living with a disability can have a significant impact on your quality of life. Dealing with a medical condition that makes it difficult to perform basic household tasks and prevents you from working can be quite stressful. If you are suffering from a debilitating physical or mental impairment, you may be eligible to receive Social Security disability benefits.
Social Security Disability Requirements
You are considered disabled if you can’t work and aren’t able to adequately complete the duties required for your job for at least 12 continuous months as a result of your medical condition. Some of the factors that determine if you quality for benefits are the severity of your medical condition; your physical and mental limitations; your employment status; income; and the length of time you’ve been disabled.
Submitting an Application
In order to apply for disability benefits, you need to submit an application to the Social Security … Read more