How To Apply For Disability Benefits (SSI) For Your Child

May 29, 2015 3:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Children and adults who have never worked may qualify for Supplemental Security Income (SSI). There are two main requirements for SSI. The first is household income, which must be below a certain level. For a child, Social Security looks at the income of all the adults in the household. This number can be difficult to calculate because some types of income are considered and some are not.