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What Childhood Diseases and Disabilities Qualify for SSDI?

Childhood DiseasesA disabled child or an adult with a childhood disease/impairment may be able to qualify for Social Security disability benefits. Most often, child disability claims fall under Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Though, some adults with childhood diseases may qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSSI). In this article, Harold W. Conick – our Illinois Social Security disability lawyer, explains the key things you need to know about qualifying for disability benefits for a childhood disease or disability.

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How are VA Disability Survivor Benefits Calculated?

VA disability survivor benefitsVeterans and their families make major sacrifices for our country. VA benefits, including disability coverage, are designed to help repay them. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) notes that Dependency and Indemnity Compensation, ”VA DIC” or “survivors benefits,” are available to the spouse of a veteran who died on active duty or due to a service-related issue.

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SSDI Guide: Will My Benefits Be Cut Off as Soon As I Return to Work?

Illinois Social Security Disability InsuranceSocial Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) provides financial protection to people who have qualifying disabilities. If your disability or medical condition improves, you may want to consider going back to the workplace. This raises an important question: Will I automatically lose my Social Security disability benefits if I return to work? The answer is ‘it depends’ — in some cases, you may be eligible for a trial work period. In this post, attorney Harold W. Conick offers a brief guide to your rights if you are preparing to return to work.

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Why Should You Hire A Social Security Lawyer?

Social Security Disability AttorneyIn the United States, Social Security Administration (SSA) facilitates individuals who are suffering from a disability, provided that they are able to demonstrate that they are disabled by medical or some other form of evidence to the Social Security representatives. There are specific requirements set for the different types of impairment, all of which must validate that individual is unable to work for at least a year.

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