Has an injury or medical condition left you unable to work? Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) may be the answer to help provide for you and your family. Funded over the years through a deduction from your paychecks, SSDI functions as a safety net for you and other workers.
To qualify, you must be under 65 years old and have a disabling injury or medical condition that leaves you unable to work. Also, you must have worked at jobs where you had money taken out of your paychecks for Social Security Disability. Additional qualification factors are: