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Need Social Security? Normal, Illinois Social Security lawyers can help
Has the quality of your life suffered because of a disability? Are you now unable to work because of your disability? You may qualify for social security disability benefits. By working with an experienced Normal, Illinois social security attorney, you can increase your chances of receiving disability payments from the federal government. Give yourself the best chance of qualifying for social security disability benefits by working with an experienced Normal social security attorney today. Fill out the form on the left today.
Helping you move forward: SSI and SSDI benefits
Approximately 65% or more initial applicants are denied social security benefits. Increase your chances of winning your Social Security claim by contacting an experienced Normal Social Security lawyer. Your attorney should have the necessary experience to understand how to make out your best case. This may include working with your doctors, or having you seek a new cost-effective examination that can help make out your case. For many people, social security payments mean the difference between falling through society’s cracks and safety. This is because social security was designed to help those who are most vulnerable: those who suffer from a disability and who cannot work. For those who qualify, social security provides a safety net of monthly checks for the duration of your disability, in addition to other potential benefits such as medical care coverage and assistance from your state.
How much does a qualified Normal Social Security lawyer cost?
How much does a qualified Normal Social Security lawyer cost? Most people can actually afford a social security lawyer, even those without jobs.Why? Social Security attorneys only get paid if you get paid. This fee structure is called a “contingency” fee. Social Security regulations set a cap for attorney fees. As of June 2009, the cap is $6,000. Also, attorneys can only receive their money from the past due benefits awarded to you, a max of 25%. So, the most a social security lawyer can charge is: the smaller amount of 25% of your past due benefits or $6,000. Contacting you Normal Social Security lawyer is as easy as filling out the questionnaire on the left.
Learning about the SSI and SSDI programs
There are two separate programs that provide disability benefits in the social security system. They are SSI (Supplemental Security Income) and SSDI (Social Security Disability Insurance). Generally, to qualify for disability payments, you must have an injury that prevents you from working for one year or more or an injury that will result in death. Both programs pay on a monthly basis.
(SSDI) Social Security Disability Insurance – Talk to a Knowledgeable Normal Disability Income Attorney Now
SSDI is a benefit program based on prior work history. For example, you must have worked a certain number of the past years (depending on your age) and paid into the social security system to receive disability payments. Some SSDI beneficiaries also qualify for Medicaid.
SSI: a welfare-based program - Contact an experienced Normal Disability Attorney
SSI, unlike SSDI, is a welfare-based program that pays those with disabilities, regardless of their work history. To qualify, claimants must make less than a minimum threshold of income (a very small amount). Those who qualify may also be eligible for food stamps, and Medicaid. Learn more now and contact an experienced Normal SSI attorney.
Application to Appeal: the process - Normal Disability Appeal Lawyer
First, you can apply online, call into an office, or visit your local SS office. The application process can take anywhere between four to six months. Once you get your results, you will either receive a notice of payments, or you will be denied. In which case, you can appeal the decision in person or have your attorney appear on your behalf.
The following are a few examples of the types of injuries and illnesses that have previously qualified as a disability:
Traumatic Brain Injury
Organic Mental Disorders
Ischemic Heart Disease
Congenital Heart Disease
Cancer of the Pancreas
Local SSA Office
Social Security Office
207 North Williamsburg Drive
Bloomington, Illinois 61704
OSF Saint Joseph Medical Center
2200 East Washington Street
Bloomington, Illinois 61701
Advocate BroMenn Medical Center
1304 Franklin Avenue
Normal, Illinois 61761
Gibson Area Hospital and Health Services
1120 North Melvin Street
Gibson City, Illinois 60936
Pekin Memorial Hospital
600 South 13th Street
Pekin, Illinois 61554
If you do not have any healthcare insurance or any other ability to pay, there are facilities that probably will treat you in Normal They are:
Carle Clinic Association
1701 East College Avenue
Bloomington, Illinois 61704
Community Health Care Clinic
902 Franklin Avenue
Normal, Illinois 6176
Parkway Medical Urgent Care
902 North Hershey Road
Bloomington, Illinois 61704
Osf Medical Group
103 West South Street
Flanagan, Illinois 61740
Normal social security lawyers serve clients throughout Central Illinois, including Bloomington, Champaign, Chenoa, Clinton, Decatur, Fairbury, Farmer City, Lincoln, Minonk, Morton, Normal, Peoria, Pontiac, Springfield, Urbana, Washington, areas in the vicinity of Central Illinois Regional Airport, and other communities in McLean County.