NL 00705.015 Model Letter L - Freeze Allowance
Prepare on SSA-L951-C2/U2
Social Security Notice
Your disability application has been approved. We have established a period of disability
for you beginning . The period of disability now established for you is important. It protects your
right to benefits at retirement age. It also protects the amount of these benefits
and the benefit rights of your dependents and survivors. However, in cases where a
disabled worker was furnishing one-half support to a parent when the period of disability
began, proof of this support must be submitted without delay. Failure to do so may
cause such parent to be ineligible for benefits at a later date. Under the law this
period of disability must end when you are no longer disabled or when you reach full
retirement age, whichever occurs first.
Notify the Social Security Administration promptly as soon as you take a job or become
self-employed, or if your condition improves even if you have not yet returned to
If you believe that this determination is not correct, you may request that your case
be reexamined. If you want this reconsideration, you must request it not later than
60 days from the date you receive this notice. You may make your request through any
Social Security office. If additional evidence is available, you should submit it
with your request.
If you have any questions about your claim, you should get in touch with any Social
Security office. Most questions can be handled by telephone or mail. If you visit
an office, however, please take this letter with you.