In certain cases, the spouses of people receiving Social Security Disability benefits can receive a spousal benefit of their own. When your family is struggling financially because one spouse is unable to work, spousal benefit can be a great financial relief. To secure these benefits, however, you have to navigate Social Security’s rules and processes. In this chart from the New York disability law firm James Trauring & Associates, LLC, find out what circumstances can qualify you for disability benefits.

Spousal Benefits for Social Security Disability in Albany Infographic