How to File a Claim for Children with Disabled Parents

If you are a disabled parent, you can file a claim for your children simultaneously when filing a claim to receive disability benefits for yourself. To file on behalf of your children, you will need to have a few items to start the application process. For your convenience, we have generated a list to ensure [...]

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Conditions that are Considered a Disability for Children

In many cases, children with disabilities can receive SSI benefits or Social Security. Here at Richard Sly, Attorney at Law, we want to help guide you through the application process and help you understand which benefits your child is eligible for. If your child has a disability before the age of 22, they can receive [...]

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Qualifications for SSD

Are you wondering if you qualify for SSD? Two critical factors go into deciding if you are eligible for Social Security Disability. These factors are your work history and the current medical impairment you are suffering from. Continue reading below to learn more about the two elements and the role each one plays in determining [...]

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Mental Conditions that Could Qualify for Social Security Disability

Many physical disabilities qualify for social security disability benefits, but there are also mental disabilities that can qualify as well. The list includes everything from mental disorders to neurodevelopmental disorders. Below we have compiled a list of three mental disorders that could potentially qualify. Bipolar/Depressive Disorders- With the uncontrollable ups and downs, it can be [...]

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Physical Disabilities that Could Qualify for Social Security Disability Part 2

In our previous post, we discussed some physical disabilities that qualify for disability benefits. We could not cover all of the disabilities because the list is very long. In this post, we will include three additional disabilities below. Heart Disease/Cardiovascular Conditions- When it comes to your heart, you should not mess around. Cardiovascular conditions can [...]

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Physical Disabilities that Could Qualify for Social Security Disability Part 1

The list of physical disabilities that can qualify one for social security disability benefits is almost endless. However, your condition must prevent you from working. If you have been injured or infected with a disease, you may also qualify for benefits, if you are unable to resume daily activities for a minimum years’ time. Here [...]

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Who Qualifies for SSI?

Are you wondering if you or a family member qualifies for SSI in Portland? Let us provide you with detailed information about the qualifications and application process. Supplemental Security Income is intended to help those who have little or no income and are disabled because they may not be able to support themselves. At Richard [...]

By | 2018-04-03T20:03:29+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Who Qualifies for SSI?

What to do if You Have Been Denied Disability?

Have you recently applied for disability and were denied? This does not have to be the end of the line because we want to help you take the next steps. When you are denied, there are three steps you can take to apply for disability again. Discover the Reason You Were Denied- When you are [...]

By | 2018-04-03T20:03:09+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What to do if You Have Been Denied Disability?