Apply for Disability
Social Security offers an online disability application you can complete at your convenience. Apply from the comfort of your home or at a time and place that is most convenient for you.
Learn more about how our disability program works.
Find data concerning initial claims referred to a state agency.
Determine what steps you need to take if you become disabled.
Get documentation about our disability program.
my Social Security
Plan to receive benefits someday or have them already? Sign up for a my Social Security account.
The Work Site
Ticket to Work is a free and voluntary program that gives beneficiaries a means of leading better lives.
Military service members can receive expedited processing of disability claims from Social Security.
National Disability Forum
An open forum that gives stakeholders an opportunity to share their insights on topics of interest to Social Security.
Compassionate Allowances (CAL)
A way of quickly identifying diseases and other medical conditions that invariably qualify under the Listing of Impairments.
Veterans who have a VA Compensation Rating of 100% P&T
Veterans who meet this compensation rating may receive expedited processing of applications for disability benefits.