Applying for Social Security Benefits for Your Child with a GI Disorder

When a child is diagnosed with a severe gastrointestinal (GI) disorder, it can put financial strain on the family. Fortunately, in some cases, Social Security Disability benefits are available to help offset the financial burden caused by a child’s GI disorder. In this article, Deanna Power, Community Outreach Manager of the Disability Benefits Center, shares how the parents of a child with a chronic gastrointestinal condition can apply for social security benefits.

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Power, 
Deanna