Indianapolis Supplemental Security Income Attorneys
Supplemental security income (SSI) is a federal program administered by the Social Security Administration to help people who are elderly, blind, or otherwise disabled, and living with limited financial resources. Additionally, there are situations in which disabled children can also receive SSI benefits. Because these benefits may be essential to your health and well-being, it is important to have legal representation on your side when applying for SSI.
A well-qualified Indianapolis supplemental security income lawyer may be able to help you prove that you or your loved one meets the requirements to receive SSI, allowing you to regain financial stability. To learn more about how we may be able to assist you, contact the Hankey Law Office, P.C., today at 317-634-8565.
Who is Eligible for SSI?
You may be eligible to receive SSI benefits if you meet the following requirements:
- Aged 65 or older, as well as blind or otherwise disabled
- Living on a limited income with limited financial resources
- Residing in the United States as a U.S. citizen or appropriately documented immigrant of a certain type
In addition, there are several other provisions for SSI eligibility that are more complicated and may require the help of an Indianapolis SSI attorney to determine eligibility.
SSI for Children with Disabilities
In some cases, disabled children may also be entitled to supplemental security income. We have provided the following resource for parents of children who are suffering from disabilities:
These SSI benefits can be imperative to providing your child with the medical attention, therapy, and any other treatment he or she needs.
Whether you are an elderly, disabled adult or a caregiver to a disabled child, there are many complex rules determining who is eligible for SSI and how much they can receive. Therefore, it is best to speak with our knowledgeable Indianapolis supplemental security income lawyers about your case rather than risk making any mistakes that can derail your case. To discuss your situation, contact the Hankey Law Office, P.C., today at 317-634-8565.