Individuals who are found disabled prior to age 22 can receive benefits from a parent's record their entire lifetime if they have no work history. Other people without a work history that are disabled are only eligible for Supplement Income. In cases where entitlement to Adult disabled Children's benefits exceed the SSI max benefit, the benefit should cap at the SSI max.
Currently, for disability benefits, we pay up to one-year retroactive monthly benefits. Our... more »