If individuals diagnosed with cancer need to take time off work due to their medical condition, disability insurance can help to replace lost wages. This page contains resources about disability insurance options, how to apply, how to appeal a denial of benefits, how disability insurance works with other benefits and legal protections, and other important information.
Triage Cancer Educational Blogs – Disability Insurance
CancerFinances.org – Disability Insurance Module
Below you will find recordings of past webinars. Check out our upcoming webinars for up-to-date information on these topics here.
Understanding how federal and state laws, employer policies, and disability insurance work together is key to being able to take time off work, maintain an income, and protect your job and employer-sponsored health insurance coverage. There are also options for caregivers who need to take time off work. This session will cover the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family & Medical Leave Act, state leave laws, and disability insurance options, and explain how they can work together for you.
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