SSI stands for Supplemental Security Income, a federal program that pays a small benefit to low-income individuals who are disabled, blind, or over the age of 65. This program is for those who haven't worked for enough years to qualify for SSDI.
SSI Disability Basics
Explanations of how SSI works, including applications, appeals, and payment amounts.
Even if you plan on hiring a lawyer, it can help to read about SSI first.
Nolo's Guide to Social Security Disability
Nolo's Guide to Social Security Disability is written by a former Chief Medical Consultant for the Social Security Administration. Everything you need to know about SSI is included, in easy-to-understand language.
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