How to Streamline the Process of Applying for SSDI (Social Security Disability Insurance) or SSI (Supplemental Security Income)
While both SSDI and SSI are part of benefit programs available from the Social Security Administration (SSA), because SSI is a needs-based program, the information gathered through the application process is different for both programs. The following checklists will help ensure your application process for either program is much more smooth than what most typically experience.
Information/Documents to Have Ready When Beginning the Application Process for SSI:
Information/Documents to Have Ready When Beginning the Application Process for SSDI: