One thing that no one asks to have is a disability.

Unfortunate due to a born condition or work injury, anyone can get disabled.

When you have a disability, specific types of manual labor or physical work is out of the question.

But you need to pay your bills, one way to do this is to apply for a disability benefit.

Anyone can apply for social security as long your disability meets certain criteria.

Conditions considered a disability by social security and ADA.

Below I have listed the disabilities that social security offices use to determine if you qualify.

Keep in mind that this is not a complete list, because most social security offices don’t disclose this information to prevent misuse.

When your disability is not on the list, this does not mean you can’t apply for one.

Contact an attorney if you like to apply for a social security benefit.

  • Cardiovascular System
  • Digestive System
  • Endocrine System
  • Genitourinary Impairments
  • Hematological Disorders
  • Immune System Disorders
  • Malignant Neoplastic Diseases
  • Mental Disorders
  • Multiple Body System Impairments
  • Musculoskeletal System
  • Neurological Problems
  • Respiratory System
  • Skin Disorders
  • Special Senses and Speech

Conditions considered learning disabilities.

  • Auditory Processing Disorder (APD)
  • Dyscalculia
  • Dysgraphia
  • Dyslexia
  • Language Processing Disorder
  • Non-Verbal Learning Disabilities
  • Visual Perceptual/Visual Motor Deficit

Conditions considered hidden disabilities and are covered by the Equality Act 2010.

  • Psychiatric Disabilities
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Epilepsy
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Diabetes
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • ADD/ADHD

Know that I am not an attorney, and this article is for informational purposes only.

If you want legal and binding information, contact your attorney for personal assistance.

Know anyone that needs social security?

Send them the link to this article and help them understand the differences.One thing that no one asks to have is a disability.

Unfortunate due to a born condition or work injury, anyone can get disabled.

When you have a disability, specific types of manual labor or physical work is out of the question.

But you need to pay your bills, one way to do this is to apply for a disability benefit.

Anyone can apply for social security as long your disability meets certain criteria.