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Stephanie O Joy, Esq, Soc. Sec. Attorney
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I am on full SSA disability. My soon to be 18 year old

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I am on full SSA disability. My soon to be 18 year old daughter graduates high school in may and is enrolling in college to start in September, 2016. As a high school student she was recieving benefits. Will those continue while she is in college?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 7 months ago.

No, child benefits are only for minor or disabled children unable to support themselves, but not to adults heading to college, unfortunately.

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