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Denied Social Security Benefits? Schedule Free Consultation

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Have you been denied Social Security disability benefits?  If so, you may want to apply for a free consultation with an attorney from the Community Justice Center of Trenton.

The Somerset County Office on Aging and Disability Services will provide an opportunity for eligible residents to meet an attorney at its office at 27 Warren St. Thursday, Oct. 19, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Residents who have an income of no more than 175 percent of the poverty level, which can vary based on the household makeup and other factors, or who receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) or General Assistance (GA) are eligible for a consultation.

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Community Justice Center staff members are experienced in Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) law and have assisted people with all kinds of disabilities in obtaining benefits. They have extensive experience with “invisible” impairments, especially those associated with traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder and other cognitive or mental health issues. 

Somerset County residents living with disabilities who are interested in this free consultation should contact Paulann Pierson of the Office on Aging and Disability Services by Oct. 12 at (908) 704-6334 orppierson@co.somerset.nj.us to obtain a referral form that is required by the Community Justice Center.

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