How to apply for Social Security Disability?
An application for disability benefits can be filed online at https://www.ssa.gov/benefits/disability/ over the phone by calling 1-800-772-1213; or, by visiting your local Social Security Office. There is a Social Security office located at 818 Sunset Drive, Suite 203, Johnson City TN, 37604. Their phone number is 1-866-964-5059.
There is also an office in Kingsport at 2401 South Wilcox Drive, Kingsport, TN 37660. Their phone number is 1-888-487-0161. If you plan on applying at you local Social Security office, I recommend calling and making an appointment beforehand as the wait time can be lengthy.