Receive the assistance you need while you live with a disability with guidance from Richard A. Sly, Attorney at Law. Located in Portland, OR, Mr. Sly is an experienced Supplemental Security Income attorney who works closely with clients throughout the area. He is available to meet with you to discuss the details of your Supplemental Security Income application. Schedule a consultation with him today to learn more about the process.

An Advocate for Supplemental Security Income

Are you searching for an attorney to assist you with Supplemental Security Income in Vancouver? Supplemental Security Income is often referred to as SSI, and it is designed to help individuals with low or no income. These funds are designated to cover the basic necessities. An individual must have less than $2,000 in resources and married couples must have less than $3,000. Richard Sly, Attorney at Law, can help you determine your eligibility for SSI.

To qualify for SSI in Portland, an individual must be disabled and impoverished. The disability must be considered a medical inability to execute essential activities for a continuous one-year period. For 2017, the maximum monthly amount allowed is $735. As an SSI attorney in Portland, Richard Sly can help you receive the benefits if you meet all the qualifications. To schedule a personal consultation with Mr. Sly, call our office at (503) 482-2931 right now.

Disabilities Included in Supplemental Security Income

While the definition of a “disability” can vary person to person, in the context of Supplemental Security Income a disability is a medically proven inability to perform any job which can be found in significant numbers in the United States and its commonwealths. The Social Security Administration has created a listing of impairments that generally qualify individuals for benefits. These impairments include conditions that affect adults and children. It is important to remember that some conditions and disorders that are not listed can also be identified as impairments with proper medical documentation. Current listings include the following:

  • Issues with Musculoskeletal Systems
  • Special Senses and Speech Problems
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Cardiovascular System Conditions
  • Digestive System Disorders
  • Genitourinary Disorders
  • Hematological Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Congenital Disorders that Affect Multiple Body Systems
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Mental Disorders
  • Cancer (Malignant Neoplastic Diseases)
  • Immune System Disorders

Contact Richard A. Sly to consult with an experienced Supplemental Security Income attorney for your situation. Mr. Sly is available to meet with clients for their Supplemental Security Income applications throughout Portland, Oregon.