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Social Security Disability Benefits Quick And Easy SSA FAQ Guide

Got Social Security Disability benefits questions? This simple 3-step guide shows how to use the SSA's own FAQ page. Learn to quickly find answers to your SSDI benefits question or concern.

This is a long page, but it's mostly due to the images, which help guide you through the three steps of using SSA's mammoth FAQ.

Note. If you ever decide to apply for SSD or any other benefits or grants, you'll need to present your story in writing. We can help you do that! Go to the Get Free Help page to learn how.

Now, on to the three steps. We'll give you links to follow. They'll open up a new page or tab of your browser, so this guide page will always remain accessible to you as you use each step of the FAQ.

Step 1 – Go To The SSA FAQ Home Page

The following screen shot shows what you'll see when you arrive at the SSA FAQ home page. The search box is prominently located at the top. It's just begging you to use it, but you can try the links too.

Social Security Benefits FAQ home page screen shot

You may have already got your answers by now. If not, clicking on the "Browse Topics" tab option is your next and obvious course of action.

Step 2 – Go To The Browse Topics Page

The following screen shot shows what you'll see when you arrive at the SSA Browse Topics page. There's no search function, but many links to explore.

Social Security Benefits Browse Topics page screen shot

The SSA Browse Topics page is like a site map. This can be extremely useful if you know more or less what you're looking for. Your next step is to click on the "FAQs" tab.

Step 3 – Go To The FAQs Page

The following screen shot shows what you'll see when you arrive at the SSA FAQs page. Scroll through the questions and answers or use the search box to ask a specific question.

Social Security Benefits FAQs page screen shot

By now you should have found the Social Security Disability Benefits answers you were looking for. The next step is to actually apply for the benefits you're entitled to. You need to put something in writing.

Get Your Free Help Guide

We can help you write your story. Read and follow the instructions. There is absolutely no cost to you.

Any other questions? Visit our Social Security Disability Payments page or reach us via our Contact Us page.