Published on: August 30, 2016
If you have ever thought about applying for disability benefits in Florida, there are some things you need to know.
For example, in order to qualify for either Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), you must suffer from a medically disabling condition as listed in the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) Blue Book.
Your condition must severely inhibit your ability to work and, if applying for SSI, you must have limited means of income; however, for SSDI eligibility, you must have paid into this benefit program via a payroll tax.
10 Resources to Learn About Disabilities
If you are suffering from a disabling condition in the state of Florida, we have put together a list of 10 resources you may find helpful for learning more about your disability and the various help available.
Applying for Disability Benefits?
Here you can find more resources for you to learn more about disabilities and the various services available to you.
Suffering from a disabling condition is painful enough and you don’t have to face it alone; if you have questions regarding your disability or need assistance applying for disability benefits in Florida, contact a professional and experienced advocate today.