Tag: special needs

How Child Support Impacts Your Special Needs Child’s SSI Benefits

Child support paid on behalf of your child with special needs impacts the amount they receive from SSI, whether they are under the age of 18 or receive child support as an adult paid beyond the age of 18.  The child who receives SSI under the age of 18 will have up to two-thirds of

 

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Should An Attorney Support Me With Guardian Advocacy?

Are you familiar with the term ‘guardian advocacy’? In Florida, guardian advocacy is a process where family members or caregivers can obtain legal authority over an individual with a developmental disability. When it comes to guardian advocacy, however, do you know how to legally protect your developmentally disabled child? It can be overwhelming to accomplish

 

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