A disability is an unfortunate circumstance for any child and his/her family. It reduces the chances for the child to have a good quality of life, to say nothing of the financial challenges that could complicate things further for the family. Despite these, it should not always be viewed as a hardship; after all, every child is a gift, and with enough love and proper care, the child and his/her family can live the way they’re meant to.
To help with the financial concerns that come with any disabling condition, a family can gain benefits from social security disability for children. For example: low income families with disabled children can claim Supplemental Security Income (SSI) before those children turn 18.