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The City of Portland, Oregon

Community & Civic Life

Promote the common good

Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

Independent Living

A 5 part guide Self-Help Guide: Applying For Social Security Disability Benefits

This Five-Part Self-Help Guide is a practical approach to the Social Security disability benefits application process for the physically impaired person who is thinking about applying and plans to do it without a representative.

Five Traps That May Disable Your SSDI Claim

Five common traps that can prevent you from getting your disability benefits.

Resources: Mental Health Info

Information on getting mental health assistance

Resources: Self-Employment

Information on agencies that assist people with disabilities with self-employment

Disability Resources 101

Basic disability resources for someone new to disability benefits

Help finding Employment

The following agencies help people with disabilities find employment or build job skills

Resources: Employment

Information on agencies that assist people with disabilities in obtaining employment

Signature Stamp Use and Election Documents

Information on people with disabilities using signature stamps on election documents