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June 2018 Archives

Declining SSD applicants helps program longevity

Individuals in Pennsylvania and other states have their apprehensions and concerns when it comes to applying for disability benefits. It is not only heavily reported that the process can be lengthy, even causing some to wait years because of the backlog, but it is also known that the funds in the Social Security disability program will be depleted in the near future. Both of these situations can make it hard for one to initiate this process no matter how challenging his or her disability might be for them.

Helping you through the SSD application process

Hearing news about Social Security disability and the process one must go through is upsetting. One might feel bad about those waiting for a hearing. However, the situation can hit a person in a whole new way when they are the one having to apply for benefits or wait for a hearing after being denied benefits. Individuals in Pennsylvania and elsewhere might feel helpless and unsure how to proceed. One is not only faced by the challenges that a disability brings to their life but also the difficulties the SSD application process has brought them.

Applying for SSD benefits

Living with a disability can be just that - debilitating. While disabilities can present challenges, it does not mean a person is unable to live a happy life. Accommodations are used to help individuals with disabilities remain in the workplace; however, when these modifications no longer help, it might be time to stop working. Disabilities can be so severe that they cause one to be unable to work. When this occurs, it is possible to take steps to recover financial assistance from specific government programs.

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