Living with a Disability

Millions of people with disabling conditions are receiving SSDI. Hundreds of thousands of others have applied or are in the process of applying for benefits. Here are a few places and web sites that may be of help to you. Also, check our blog regularly for articles and updates on disabling conditions as well as Social Security news.

Nationwide Launch of Compassionate Allowances

Social Security Announces Nationwide Launch of Compassionate Allowances Process Will Fast Track Applications For People with Cancers and Rare Diseases Read More >>


Social Security Online

The Official Website of the U.S. Social Security Administration Read More >>


Information about your right to representation.

Choosing someone to help you obtain your benefits. Read More >>


U.S. Department of Labor

Information about the DOL. Read More >>


American Lung Association

The mission of the American Lung Association® is to prevent lung disease and promote lung health. Read More >>


BIAA

The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is the leading national organization serving and representing individuals, families and professionals who are touched by a life-altering, often devastating, traumatic brain injury (TBI). Read More >>


FAQ’s Regarding Benefits

Frequently asked questions on Social Security’s website. Read More >>


American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is: “Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.” Read More >>


Arthritis Foundation

The Arthritis Foundation is the only national not-for-profit organization that supports the more than 100 types of arthritis and related conditions. Read More >>


National MS Society

The National MS Society is a collective of passionate individuals who want to do something about MS now—to move together toward a world free of multiple sclerosis. Read More >>


NAMI

National Alliance on Mental Illness. Read More >>


Fibromyalgia Network

Current news on fibromyalgia treatments, coping tips, and research to enrich your life. Read More >>


TASH

The Association for persons with Severe Handicaps (TASH) is a civil rights organization for, and of, people with mental retardation, autism, cerebral palsy, physical disabilities and other conditions that make full integration a challenge. Read More >>


The American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society (ACS) is committed to fighting cancer through balanced programs of research, education, patient service, advocacy, and rehabilitation. Read More >>


National Spinal Cord Injury Association

The National Spinal Cord Injury Association is the nation’s oldest and largest civilian organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for hundreds of thousands of Americans living with the results of spinal cord injury and disease. Read More >>


American Diabetes Association

General Information and resources for living with diabetes. Read More >>

 


Health Finder

Resource to help you locate a doctor, health center, or other health related organization in your area. Read more >>


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