Facts About Social Security Disability
in West Virginia

What is SSD & SSI?

You can file for Social Security Disability Insurance if you have an impairment, either medical, psychological, or psychiatric. Both SSDI & SSI offer cash benefits if you are disabled but the process can be extremely time consuming if you’ve never done it before. To receive SSDI or SSI benefits, you or your lawyer must first file a claim.

How to File for Social Security Disability

There are three ways you can file for Social Security Disability benefits:

-Phone Interview: Call us between 8:30 AM and 4 PM Monday-Friday at (304) 622-1919.

-Office Interview: Call us to schedule an appointment at our office between 8:30 AM and 4 PM Monday-Friday by calling toll free at

(855) 224-2244 or (304) 622-1919 to set up an appointment in our Clarksburg, WV, office.

-Filing Online: To file for SSD or SSI benefits online click the link – www.ssa.gov

We Can Appeal Denied Social Security Disability Benefits

If the Social Security Administration denied you social security disability benefits, you may still be eligible to receive compensation. It is not uncommon for Social Security to deny a claim due to incorrect or inaccurate information entered on an application. In other cases, SSA denies claims, and upon further review, it grants benefits entirely. If you believe that Social Security has denied SSDI & SSI benefits in error, Andrea Pecora & Associates may be able to help.

Contact Us for a Comprehensive Evaluation

Contact Andrea Pecora & Associates for a comprehensive evaluation of your denied claim.  We evaluate all Social Security Disability Insurance claims on a case-by-case basis, and can help you understand why a claim was denied, and begin the appeal process if we believe you are eligible to receive benefits.