Childhood SSI – Can My Child Receive Social Security Disability in Florida?

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is for individuals who are unable to earn an income due to a disability. SSI is administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA). A child may qualify for childhood SSI under certain circumstances. To be eligible for SSI a child must:

    • Not be married;
    • Be under […]

Social Security Disability Benefits for Children

disabled mother with child

Can My Child Receive Social Security Disability Benefits If I Am Disabled?

Are you currently seeking Social Security disability benefits under the SSDI or SSI program? If so, it is important for you to understand the rules regarding children receiving benefits as your dependents. Whether your children will be eligible to receive benefits as your dependent depends on several factors, including the type of disability program you are qualified under to receive disability benefits. […]

Supreme Court’s Decision Affects SSI Benefits in Boca Raton, Florida

Same Sex SSI Benefits in Florida

Supreme Court’s Same-Sex Marriage Decision Affects SSI Benefits in Florida

In June 2015 the Supreme Court decided on Obergefell v. Hodges, making it legal for same-sex couples to marry in every state. Because of this ruling, even more same-sex partners can be entitled to Social Security benefits or be eligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payments. […]

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