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Should I Apply for Social Security Benefits for My Sick Child?

By: Center for Children’s Advocacy

This article explains:

  • What is SSI?
  • Does household income matter In SSI?
  • Can children In DCF custody get SSI?
  • How sick does a child have to be to get SSI?
  • How do I apply?
  • and more...

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