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Do anyone get ssi for a child of theirs because they are speech delayed epalisy or hearing loss?

My son is 3 yrs old he is speech delayed he knows only about 30 words and they are in no way shape or form clear, or understandable to people that do not see him everyday. He
see’s a speech theripist and his words he not impoved much at all. He also has complete and partle epalisy and has been on his meds for about 7 months and it has not helped much he is still having sezoiurs 2 or 3 times a month. I find it very hard to work when a lot of times most people are not willing to deal with a child who does not talk so there for he crys a lot and I tried to applie for ssi and they are taking like for ever any adive

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marandah

Asked by marandah at 8:48 PM on Sep. 2, 2012 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • Ssintakes a long time to get its not instant like welfare, took my gf 4 yrs for her sons
    Mrs_Harsh

    Answer by Mrs_Harsh at 8:52 PM on Sep. 2, 2012

  • Where is his dad?
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:07 PM on Sep. 2, 2012

  • No but go to the school district and see if they have a speech program.. it's free
    mommys2cupcakes

    Answer by mommys2cupcakes at 11:23 PM on Sep. 2, 2012

  • he is suppose to start school 9/6 and they are well aware of his speech problems and they have done an iep and got him speech working through the school and as far as his dad is he is in the marines and is hardly around
    marandah

    Comment by marandah (original poster) at 8:32 AM on Sep. 3, 2012

  • Google SSI. There are tons of sites that will answer all your questions.
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 6:38 PM on Sep. 3, 2012

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