About 4.3 million children receive benefits from the nearly $2.6 billion Social
Security distributes each month because one or both of their parents are disabled
Your unmarried children who are under 18 (up to age 19 if attending elementary
or secondary school full time) can be eligible to receive Social Security benefits ...
Social Security administers retirement and disability programs that can benefit
minor children. A child who is a dependent of someone on retirement or disability
Minor Children. Children with a parent who collects SSDI benefits due to
disability are usually eligible to receive benefits. Social Security includes
Jul 16, 2012 ... Older clients' young children a Social Security windfall ... They propose restricting
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If you collect Social Security disability benefits, your children can collect a
dependents benefit until they reach 18 (or longer if they are students or disabled).
Whether your child or children will get Social Security benefits depends on which
disability benefits you've been approved for (SSDI or SSI).
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