Chatsworth, GA asked in Social Security for Georgia

Q: I'm a 34 yr old disabled widow what funds are available

I'miss in the process of a survivors claim and his social security back pay but that's all I only make $566 a month can't I draw SSI off of my deceased husband I'm not eligible for it and I only get a $100 in foodstamps and we have no kids is there any other funds available please help.

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F. Anthony Bullock
F. Anthony Bullock
  • Social Security Disability Lawyer
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: If you are unable to work due to a disability, you may be eligible for SSI benefits. Contact your local Social Security office to execute the initial application. Be certain to know what impairments you have, when you were diagnosed, and by doctor/medical facility. Be able to detail why your impairments prevent you from working or earning more income.

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