Can i claim my mom on my 2017 taxes?

My mom is 46 years old. she has not worked since 2010 meet my brother haven’t taking care of her. she had no income all 2017 and she just got approve of her disability in late 2017. she receive a small back pay and that was it. she received her first monthly check in January 2018. can I still claim her on my 2017... show more My mom is 46 years old. she has not worked since 2010 meet my brother haven’t taking care of her. she had no income all 2017 and she just got approve of her disability in late 2017. she receive a small back pay and that was it. she received her first monthly check in January 2018. can I still claim her on my 2017 taxes even though she got backpay but no monthly check?
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