Applying For Social Security Disability
The Social Security Administration (or SSA) provides the following ways to apply for Social Security benefits:
Applying by Telephone
Just call 1-800-772-1213 and speak to an SSA employee about your disability claim. The administration employee will gather all necessary information about your case, and set an appointment for a detailed application interview with a claims representative.
You can apply for disability benefits through the Internet. Just go to www.ssa.gov , and click on "Applying for Disability Benefits". After you apply online, you will be scheduled for a telephone interview with a claims representative.
Applying in Person
You can apply for disability benefits in person at the Social Security office. It’s suggested that you call and make an appointment first by dialing 1-800-772-1213.
Before You Apply for Social Security Disability…
It’s always a good idea to talk with an attorney about your options and chances of winning. If you are considering filing for disability benefits, call Grossinger Law Group to get good legal advice. A CONSULTATION IS FREE!