Your most common questions.

We’ve compiled the answers to your most frequent questions, and hope it will be a good resource.  It’s important to us that you feel informed throughout the process, so please feel free to call us at 800-909-7754 at any time.

What happens during a hearing?


When and where is the hearing held?
Is there anything I can do to shorten the hearing process?
How long does the hearing process take?
Is there someone who can help me better understand what coverage I need?
What happens to Medicare under health care reform?
What Is the Medicare Part D Coverage Gap, aka the doughnut hole?
Can I get help paying for my prescription drugs?
Will Medicare cover my prescription drug costs?
I have other health insurance through my former employer or my spouse's former employer. Do I still need to apply for Medicare?
What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid?
How much does Medicare cost?
Will my family be covered once I become eligible for Medicare?
How do I enroll in Medicare once I become eligible?
How do I become eligible for Medicare?
Can I get unemployment benefits while waiting for SSDI benefits?
Why is it so hard to get benefits?
Can Social Security take away my SSDI benefits?
What does Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits provide?
Do I get additional benefits for my children or dependents?
How much will I receive?
How long does it take to get a decision for my benefits?
What are SSLG's fees? Do we include?
Do I really need a professional disability advocate or representation to receive SSDI?
Is it hard to get Social Security Disability Benefits?
What is the Definition of disability according to Social Security?
What are the qualifications for SSDI?
What is SSDI?

Can I get unemployment benefits while waiting for SSDI benefits?


Why is it so hard to get benefits?
Can Social Security take away my SSDI benefits?
What does Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits provide?
Do I get additional benefits for my children or dependents?
How much will I receive?
How long does it take to get a decision for my benefits?
What are SSLG's fees? Do we include?
Do I really need a professional disability advocate or representation to receive SSDI?
Is it hard to get Social Security Disability Benefits?
What is the Definition of disability according to Social Security?
What are the qualifications for SSDI?
What is SSDI?

Is there someone who can help me better understand what coverage I need?


What happens to Medicare under health care reform?
What Is the Medicare Part D Coverage Gap, aka the doughnut hole?
Can I get help paying for my prescription drugs?
Will Medicare cover my prescription drug costs?
I have other health insurance through my former employer or my spouse's former employer. Do I still need to apply for Medicare?
What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid?
How much does Medicare cost?
Will my family be covered once I become eligible for Medicare?
How do I enroll in Medicare once I become eligible?
How do I become eligible for Medicare?