View Resource

Social Security Disability Income: Programmatic Differences for Individuals Who are Blind Briefing Paper

Available formats:    PDF   |    DOC

The Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program has special provisions for individuals who meet the statutory definition of blindness. The intent of this briefing paper is to outline these provisions for Benefits Specialists. Rules for blind individuals under SSI differ as well. For more information please see the companion VCU Briefing Paper titled: Supplemental Security Income: Programmatic Differences For Individuals Who Are Blind.