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i have not worked in 2 years i have been in drug rehab. and halfway houses i have looking for work ive exhausted all my funds

2 Answers. Asked on Apr 14th, 2013 on Social Security - Florida
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I have about 50000 in ss is their away I can into this or any other programs im 54 thank you
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Answered on May 05th, 2013 at 12:17 PM

You must have a medical condition that keeps you from working for 12 months or more (or is expected to keep you from working for 12 months or more).  Please review this link so that you will see how SSA will analyze whether you are disabled.

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Answered on Apr 14th, 2013 at 3:32 PM

If you beleive you are disabled, go into a SS office and apply.

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