Title II Disabled Adult Child/Childhood Disability Benefit

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Title II Disabled Adult Child/ Childhood Disability Benefit

  • 18 years of age or older;
  • disabled by SSA's definition before age 22; 
  • the child of insured workers who are either disabled, retired or deceased;
  • have filed an application for child's benefits; and
  • be unmarried (some exceptions - if adult child marries, benefits end, unless marriage is to another social security beneficiary).

POMS DI 10115.001, 20 CFR 404.350 - .352.