The fastest and easiest way to file an appeal is by visiting  All the required forms are there.  You can file online and submit documents electronically to support your appeal.  If you do not have internet access, you can go to your local Social Security office and submit your appeal in person.  They will give you all the forms to fill out.  But make sure you get a written, dated confirmation that your appeal was filed.

Social Security Disability Topics

The Social Security Disability Process

Types of Social Security Disability Benefits

How Social Security Determines if You Are Disabled

Improving Your Chances of Winning

Do I really need to get an attorney?

Your Hearing Before An Administrative Law Judge (ALJ)

Appealing a Denial of Benefits