I am sorry to hear of your brother's disability.
The most efficient way to receive SS is as a representative payee (for example, while they will honor Letters of guardianhip they do not honor Power of attorney documents).
There is a form (SSA-11) that the agency will mail to you if you contact them.
This explains the process, and also states the required reporting:
For a comprehensive guide please see:
Generally the bank account must be set up so it is clear who the beneficiary is but Letters generally will accomplish this.
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