Report Elder Abuse | Division of Aging Services | Georgia. DISABILITY REPORT - ADULT PLEASE READ THIS INFORMATION BEFORE COMPLETING THIS REPORT The information you give us on this report will be used by the office that makes the disability decision on your disability claim. Completing this report accurately and completely will help us expedite your claim.
Who can apply for adult disability benefits online? You can use the online application to apply for disability benefits if you: Are age 18 or older; Are not currently receiving benefits on your own Social Security record; Are unable to work because of a medical condition that is expected to last at least 12 months or result in death: and. REPORTING ABUSE OF DISABLED ADULTS AND ELDER PERSONS IN GEORGIA The broad purpose of the Georgia’s Disabled Adults and Elder Persons Protection Act (O.C.G.A. §§ , et. seq.) is to provide protective services for abused, neglected, or exploited disabled adults .
The National Organization on Disability (N.O.D.), in cooperation with the Harris Poll, provides timely survey research data on the participation of people with disabilities in American life. Their latest survey, the N.O.D./Harris Survey of Americans with Disabilities covers participation gaps between Americans with and without disabilities. Despite progress, adults with disabilities in Georgia and across the country continue to experience significant differences in health characteristics and behaviors compared to adults without disabilities. Adults with disabilities are more likely to.