The Social Security Administration recognizes hundreds of medical conditions that may make someone eligible for SSDI benefits.
Among the most prominent are:
It's a myth that Social Security Disability Insurance is a government welfare program for disabled workers. The program is an insurance policy for workers who become injured or can no longer work because of an illness. It is paid for by FICA taxes and managed by the Social Security Administration.
Fill out an application to see if you qualify for SSDI benefits.