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Social Security: Information for Persons with Disabilities Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Social Security category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Social Security: Information for Persons with Disabilities Publications

2017-08-24 : Homeless Women at Disadvantage for Accessing Disability Benefits : Study of homeless adults finds women at significant disadvantage compared to men when it comes to accessing disability benefits and medical records are a problem for many homeless adults.

2015-09-03 : Single Mothers More Likely to Live in Poverty than Single Dads : Single motherhood requires efforts to end female poverty by enforcing anti-discrimination laws and offering opportunities and training for better-paying positions.

2014-11-07 : Free Disability Evaluation: Claims and Appeals : Provides a number of resources for a free online short or long-term disability claim evaluation or appeal.

2013-11-08 : Electronic Social Security Payments - Beware of Scammers : Information to help prevent fraud and scammers stealing your Social Security benefit payments.

2012-12-13 : Social Security Means Testing to Improve Solvency : Means Testing for Social Security examines proposals designed to limit Social Security benefits to high-income retirees.

2012-01-11 : Determining Disability for Social Security - Vocational Experts Role : A vocational expert witness testifies at Social Security disability appeal hearings at the request of an Administrative Law Judge.

2011-12-30 : SSDI for Workers Disabled by Heart Disease : Heart disease is considered a cardiovascular system disability by the Social Security Administration but applicants need prove their illness is serious enough to prevent them working.

2011-03-04 : The Forgotten Laborer - Raising the Retirement Age : Republican representative calling for raising the retirement age as high as 70 over the next 20 years.

2010-10-04 : Social Security Disability - Basic Information : According to the Social Security Administration, a 20-year-old worker has a three in ten chance of becoming impaired or disabled before the age of retirement.

2009-03-04 : Accenture Report Recommends New Approaches to Help Human and Social Service Agencies : A new report from Accenture questions practices of traditional social security systems that are isolating people from society.

2009-01-09 : Going to a Disability Hearing Alone is Risky : When a vocational expert or VE is present it is critical a disability attorney present your social security disability case.

2009-01-09 : Chronic Illness is a Disability : Many who are disabled due to a chronic illness feel that the social security definition of disability does not cover them.

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