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Social Security/Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

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  • Social Security Benefits

    Social Security is a federal program that pays monthly payments to aged, blind and disabled people. In some cases, dependents and survivors also get benefits. The Social Security Administration (SSA) runs the program. Unlike the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program, Social Security is like an insurance program. You must have worked and paid enough Social Security taxes to get benefits. Content Detail

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    Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

    The SSI program makes payments to people with low income, who are age 65 or older, or are blind, or have a disability. This article describes more in detail what SSI is and includes information on how to apply and how to appeal if denied SSI. Content Detail

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    Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.
  • Senior Citizen's Handbook

    Click above to get more information about this topic from the Senior Citizen Handbook created by the Virginia State Bar. Content Detail

  • Senior Navigator - Virginia's Resource for Health and Aging

    Senior Navigator.com - Virginia's Resource for Health and Aging Content Detail

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    SeniorNavigator.com
  • Virginia Department for the Aging

    State agency that assists elder adults in a variety of ways. Content Detail