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Disablity??
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Is with Dystonia recieving disability and if so would you have any advice or help on how to go about getting it? I have been battling Cervical Dystonia for almost 3 years and can no longer work. I have been getting Botox treatments but they give me little or no relief. I have applied for SSI 3 times and have been denied all 3 times. I have a 4 year old son and I have no income. If anyone has any infromation on what I could do to help I would greatly appreciate it! God Bless...
Posted on 08/29/11, 10:56 pm
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Reply #1 - 08/30/11  8:46am
" You have to get a lawyer. There are lawyer's that specialise in ssi, and social security benefits. They will not charge you until you get the money. It should go back to when your illness began. I don't qualify for ssi, or social security benefits, because my husband works, and we have no children at home. I did get ssi briefly when my son was in high school, and my daughter was in college. My lawyer was great I didn't even have to go to court he took care of it.
Love Angela "
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Reply #2 - 09/12/11  9:26pm
" Hi There,

I Was Also Turned Down 4 Times !

You Must Get A Lawyer...

I Had To Go In Front Of An Administrative Law Judge...I Finally Got Disability !

You Will Get Back Pay From The Time You Applied !

GOOD LUCK !

Love Ya, Barbara "
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Reply #3 - 11/02/11  2:34pm
" I was also denied 3 times. It took about 3 years for my Social Security to finally be approved. At the time my children were 3 and 8. It was a long road. See what your county offers. During the waiting period I was able to apply for W-2. It was $628 a month. I live in Wisconsin. The county helped me out a ton. Good Luck! "
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Reply #4 - 12/17/11  12:54am
" I'm currently fighting for Social Security. I was denied once and got an attorney immediately. It's been two years and I'm told to expect a hearing within a year. Thank God I receive long term disability through my previous employer, but I am required to apply for Social Security. Hang in there...it's a long road. "
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Reply #5 - 12/28/11  1:07am
" Hi! I live in Alberta Canada. I don't know where you live, but here we have something called AISH (assured income for the severely handicapped.) I also have fibromyalgia...but...it depends greatly on the doctor. They have to mark the "severe" box. I would also like to be friends if you friend me! I really need them.. "
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Reply #6 - 03/09/12  2:39am
" I also have a 4 year old son and no income..I'm trying to get ssi but am not sure how to go about it "
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Reply #7 - 03/20/12  6:14am
" have you had any luck yet? "

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