Some children are eligible for Social Security Insurance, or SSI. If he has already been approved, you will receive information at placement. If not, you will have to apply for benefits.
The definition of disability according to the social security website is:
To complete a Child Disability Report on behalf of a child applying for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability benefits, you need to:
If you have any of the following records for the child at home, send them with your completed forms or bring them with you to the interview. If you need the records back, tell the office and they will photocopy them and return them to you.
What happens next:
After SSI receives the child's disability report:
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