Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)

Next Steps

Learn More About SSDI

Social Security Online

You’ll find more information about SSDI:

You can use Social Security's online statements to see information about your earnings record and benefits eligibility.

Apply for SSDI

There are three ways to apply for SSDI:

  • You can apply online
  • You can call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 or 1-800-325-0778 (TTY) and apply by telephone, or
  • You can apply in person at your local Social Security office

Talk to an SSDI Expert

If you have questions about SSDI and need to talk with somebody, call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 or 1-800-325-0778 (TTY) or visit your local Social Security office.

If you want to ask about how work might affect your SSDI benefits, try contacting:

Ticket to Work

Social Security’s Ticket to Work Program helps people with disabilities who get Social Security benefits re-enter the workforce and become more independent. The Ticket to Work Program offers free access to employment-related services, such as training, transportation, and vocational rehabilitation.

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