First, apply at the local Social Security Administration Office. If applying for Social Security Disability, you can do so in person, online, mail or by phone. For Supplemental Security Income, you must do so in person at the local office. Get stared soon because the amount of benefits you can get can be affected by when you start.
Tips on applying:
- List all of your medical conditions
- Bring all medical documentation with you
- Fill out all questions in its entirety
- Be honest about your previous work