May 2020

5 Steps to Take to Help Cope With Your Disability

Picture of a woman speaking to her doctor May 19th, 2020

Being diagnosed with a disability can be overwhelming, stressful, and scary to go through. It’s important to know there are actions you can take to help empower yourself. At the same time, it’s also crucial to reach out for the support you need. Here are some outlets for managing your disability and moving forward with…

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Can Alcohol or Drug Use Impact My Disability Claim?

Picture-of-a-woman-depressed-sitting-on-bedroom-floor May 8th, 2020

The Social Security Administration no longer awards disability benefits for those who are solely struggling with drug or alcohol addiction. But what happens if you are disabled and you, are struggling with substance abuse as well? Can you still receive benefits? Is Your Disability Caused or Worsened By Addiction? As stated, the SSA will not…

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