Blind man using his cane to walk on sidewalk.

Blindness and Social Security Disability Benefits

Q: Do I qualify for Social Security disability benefits if I am blind? Disability Attorneys of California often help blind or low vision people obtain Social Security disability benefits.  Sometimes people are born blind or with low vision and other times, they become blind or lose vision later in life as a result of an […]

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Woman with PTSD who needs disability benefits.

Social Security Disability Benefits and PTSD

Q: Can I qualify for Social Security Disability benefits with PTSD? Most healthy Americans start working in their teens or early 20’s and the majority of them continue working straight through until their retirement. Some stop or cut back hours to raise children or care for elderly parents and may later return to working outside […]

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Woman applying for supplemental security income.

Qualifying for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in California

Q: Do I qualify for Supplemental Security Income? California disability benefits attorneys help the disabled access disability benefits through two federal government programs administered by the Social Security Administration (“SSA”). Qualifying for Social Security disability benefits through either program requires the applicant to meet the government’s definition of “disabled” and be suffering from a qualifying […]

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Roeschke Law LLC discusses what to expect during your social security disability hearing.

What Should I Expect During my California Social Security Disability Hearing?

If you apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSD) benefits and your application is denied, you may appeal the decision with the Social Security Administration (SSA). Because the SSDI appeal process involves short deadlines and administrative hearings, you might want to contact a California disability hearings attorney as soon as you receive notice that your […]

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