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Disability and Manic Depression
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Disability and Manic Depression

My Brother is 54 years old and is Manic. He has never had a job. Our Mother was his caregiver, she died 2 years ago now his money is gone and I can't afford to help him. Can he get a disability check so he does not loose his house that she left him?
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he will have to go threw the social security takes about 12 monthes..mine was 18 monthes the shrink didnt turn in the paperwork..good luck my freind
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I have ms and Bi polar.  I applied for dissabillaty 3 times and was denied the 4th time I applied my lawyer had me include bipolar.  the 4th time it was allowed.  I don't know if this helps but good luck.
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