Wisconsin Disability Determination Bureau
Applying for Disability Benefits
How You Can Apply for Social Security Disability Insurance and
Supplemental Security Income benefits:
In Person: Applications for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)
are filed with your nearest local Social Security office.
Find the Social Security office that serves your area. You can
make an appointment at any local office by calling Social Security's
toll-free number, (800) 772-1213, 24 hours a day. If you are hearing
imparied, please call the toll-free TTY number, (800) 325-0778, between 6 a.m. and
6 p.m. (central time) Mondays through Fridays.
Online: You can apply online for SSDI benefits. For a
direct link to information on applying online for SSDI benefits. Currently applications
for SSI benefits cannot be completed online, but you can access and complete
some of the forms necessary for the
application process online.
You can visit SSA’s website
for complete information on benefit programs, including how to apply.
How You Can Apply for Disability Benefits from Medicaid,
Medicaid Purchase Plan and Katie Beckett programs:
There are several ways to apply for State Medicaid or
Medicaid Purchase Plan benefits.
about how to apply for these types of benefits.
Applications for Katie Beckett benefits are filed through
the Katie Beckett offices around the state.
Learn more about how to apply for Katie Beckett benefits.
April 22, 2013