Questions About SSDI & SSI?

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Pennsylvania SSDI & SSI FAQ

Answers to Your Questions About Social Security Disability

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) are both federal benefit programs that provide financial support to people who are disabled and unable to work. The two programs have similarities and differences, and understanding these can help you get a clear picture of which applies to you, how to get benefits, and a host of other key topics that will ultimately affect your ability to provide for yourself and your family.

Here, we’ve included some frequently asked questions for your review:

At Handler, Henning & Rosenberg LLC, we believe in helping people apply for SSDI and SSI benefits because these are long and complicated proceedings—and about two-thirds of initial applications are denied. The right lawyer can help you file your claim and get the benefits you need.

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At Handler, Henning & Rosenberg, we have nearly a century of experience helping our clients recover from serious accidents and injuries. During that time, we have established ourselves as leaders in the field, receiving numerous awards from both local and national organizations. This includes honors for the tens of millions of dollars that we have won, as well as recognition of our law firm's dedication to our clients.

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“Best Law Firms” is a ranking of law firms nationwide in 75 practice areas by U.S. News and Best Lawyers®. Our firm has been ranked Tier 1 in Harrisburg for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs.

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