Cochran Firm's Helping Hands Blog

man-cookingMen Make Dinner Day

The first Thursday in November is “Men Make Dinner Day.” We’re not sure who came up with this idea, but we’re pretty sure it had to have been a lady! However, we men are good sports, so we’ll play along and cook “something” for the ladies.

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grandmother holding grandsonFAQ’s about SSI

SSI, or Supplemental Security Income, is officially known as Title XVI. Often it is confused with Social Security Disability Insurance because it provides monthly income to people with disabilities. This article will address some of the common questions you may have about this government program.

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employeeGet a Job!

Three years ago I wrote an article listing a few job boards that help people with disabilities gain employment. A lot has changed since then so I want to update that article and list a few more services that are now available.

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pile of question marksSSDI FAQ's

Several questions are commonly asked of our disability attorneys. Here are the answers to ten questions that you have probably already been asking.

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SSA-LogoSocial Security Disability Statistics for August 2016

Statistics provided by the Social Security Administration follow a couple months behind. Here is the latest information.

Number of people receiving Social Security disability benefits who are disabled, under age 65-
    The average monthly benefit amount for a disabled worker was $1,166.

Number of people receiving SSI only age 18 to 64-
       4,893,000 with an average monthly pay of $561.  

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