DECO Assists With Social Security Disability for Children

DECO Assists with Social Security Disability for Children

social security disabilty for childrenThere are many children in the United States that are born with a disability or acquire a disability during their childhood. When this occurs, many parents are struggling to figure out how to handle medical bills and other care related finances associated with the disabled child.

The Social Security Administration offers social security disability for children in many forms. Although these benefits are available, many parents do not know how to go about obtaining benefits for their disabled child or children.

Often, hospitals and other medical facilities that have treated a child want their payments quickly and in full. This can cause a severe financial strain on parents of special needs children.

Luckily for them, there is help available through DECO, who assists people get the services that they need, even children struggling with the SSA to get disability benefits. This is a company that can be trusted to handle benefit needs, you can always trust them because they are experts in this field.

What Makes a Child Eligible for Disability Benefits?

eligibility social security disabilty for childrenThis is a broad question with many determining factors. In the simplest terms, a child is eligible for social security disability benefits if they are under 18 years of age and has a medically determinable physical and/or mental illness that is expected to last more than 12 months or result in death. A child also may be deemed medically disabled at birth.

There is no minimum age for a child to be determined disabled and eligible to receive social security disability for children. The Social Security Administration claims to expedite benefits for children whose disabilities are severe, but in many cases, this does not happen as quickly as it should.

Although this is the SSA’s policy, it does not always happen in this exact manner. Often, there are many children who slip through the cracks, which causes their families to be in crisis. This can often result in cases of violence, domestic issues and financial strain considering families do not know where to turn for any further assistance.

A great place for concerned families to start is our services page, which can guide you to the various eligibility services we have available for you and your child/children. A DECO expert will help with determining eligibility for hospital bill assistance, and help navigate you through other pertinent services.

DECO is an advocate for all populations seeking the benefits that they deserve including children with disabilities. They help applicants, both adult and children, with a plethora of legal issues surrounding social security disability benefits, both in the form of insurance and monetary compensation.