We are frequently asked by claimants what they are supposed to do for money while waiting for SSA to process their claim. Below are a few resources that people in financial need should look into. In addition to the below, don't forget about Welfare, Food Stamps, local church organizations, local charities, and state and local government programs. Severe does not endorse any of these organizations, and suggests you do your own research.
The Medicine Program
If you know of other good resources that should be added to this page, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org
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