SSDI Guidelines by Disability

Find out what to expect during the SSDI process, depending on your medical or physical disability.

Before you dive in, know this: at Allsup, we get what you’re going through. It’s our mission to help you claim the SSDI benefits you deserve and reclaim your life.

The information we’re sharing here, about claiming SSDI benefits, isn’t meant to discourage you. It’s to help you prepare for the SSDi application process that lies ahead. It can be complex and frustrating, but the right information will improve your odds of approval, just like expert representation. We’re here to provide that to you, when you’re ready.

General Eligibility Guidelines

The Social Security Administration has basic guidelines for SSDI eligibility. These must be met to recieve benefits, regardless of your specific disability.


Compassionate Allowances

There are 200+ disabilities that may qualify you for a quicker SSDI decision through the Social Security Administration’s Compassionate Allowances program.


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