Allsup Continues to Help Veterans Seeking Disability Appeals amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Veterans with service-connected disabilities are one of America’s most vulnerable populations. The rapid spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) further complicates chances to apply for veteran’s disability benefits or file for an appeal. On March 19, 2020, the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) closed all regional offices for in-person visits and [...]

By |2020-04-01T21:30:13+00:00April 1st, 2020|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Allsup Continues to Help Veterans Seeking Disability Appeals amid Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Things You Need To Know About Disability CDRs

For many claimants, receiving approval for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits can feel like light at the end of a tunnel. The application process is often complex and lengthy, especially without the help of a skilled disability benefits specialist. Individuals may benefit from having Allsup expert representation, [...]

By |2020-02-06T21:24:23+00:00February 6th, 2020|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 5 Things You Need To Know About Disability CDRs

Disability Benefits for Vietnam Navy Veterans Expanded with New Law, Explains Allsup

Blue Water Navy veterans and eligible family members may qualify for VA disability benefits with presumed exposure to harmful chemicals like Agent Orange Belleville, Illinois — January 24, 2020 — Navy veterans who served on ships that entered the coastal waterways of Vietnam and who now have [...]

By |2020-01-27T21:29:08+00:00January 24th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Disability Benefits for Vietnam Navy Veterans Expanded with New Law, Explains Allsup

Cervical Health Awareness and SSDI

In January, cervical cancer survivors and community advocates across the nation join together in recognition of Cervical Health Awareness Month. They work to spread the word about the disease which, according to the American Cancer Society, is expected to affect over 13,000 women in 2020. Women who are [...]

By |2020-01-23T21:15:01+00:00January 23rd, 2020|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Cervical Health Awareness and SSDI

Why True Help Matters with Your Veterans Disability Appeal

Getting turned down for veterans’ disability benefits can deepen the challenges of living with a service-connected health condition, according to Allsup Veterans Disability Appeal Services. According to The New York Times, more than 470,000 veterans in 2017 appealed after being denied their VA disability benefits. While your initial [...]

By |2020-01-03T21:26:43+00:00January 3rd, 2020|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Why True Help Matters with Your Veterans Disability Appeal

Five Fast Facts on Chronic Pain and SSDI

Living with chronic pain can negatively affect your quality of life in many ways, according to Allsup, which has helped hundreds of thousands of former workers to receive their Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. Long-term physical discomfort may take its toll on your mental and emotional health, [...]

By |2019-12-23T17:13:03+00:00December 23rd, 2019|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Five Fast Facts on Chronic Pain and SSDI

Four Myths About Returning To Work With Disability Benefits

By Allsup Employment Services Returning to work after a severe medical crisis can sound intimidating. However, if you’ve recovered and you’re ready to ease back into the workforce, Allsup Employment Services can help you navigate the Social Security Administration’s Ticket to Work program. For the best outcome and [...]

By |2019-07-31T20:55:16+00:00July 31st, 2019|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Four Myths About Returning To Work With Disability Benefits

Leaning Into the Future

By Jonathan Sigworth, Co-CEO & President of More Than Walking I read a headline recently talking about how society suffers from being locked into short-term thinking. Wars rage and the planet burns while we fret over moment-to-moment emotions, tweets and headlines. Meanwhile, a team in Texas is trying [...]

By |2019-07-31T21:00:18+00:00July 29th, 2019|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Leaning Into the Future

How Do CDRs Affect Your Social Security Disability Benefits?

After the time and effort to receive approval for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits (2-3 years for many people), it can be worrisome to learn that your monthly income may be halted. This is the possibility when the Social Security Administration (SSA) conducts a continuing disability review (CDR). [...]

By |2019-07-31T21:03:21+00:00July 10th, 2019|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How Do CDRs Affect Your Social Security Disability Benefits?