Welcome! This site is written for Social Security disability claimants, for their legal representatives, and for the network of people involved in the Social Security disability claim process. I hope you find it helpful.
Veterans applying for Social Security disability often receive all their medical care through the VA. It has been a challenge (to say the least) to get VA health care providers to complete Social Security assessment forms.
Veterans who are unable to work should apply for Social Security disability benefits. Social Security has an expedited process for veterans who were injured while on active duty after October 1, 2001. You don't have to be injured in battle, just while on active duty. This fact sheet provides additional details.