What types of benefits and sources of income am i eligible for in the event that i develop a disability?

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Depending on a number of factors, such as the severity of your condition, the cause of your illness or injury, your financial circumstances, and the plans/policies under which you have coverage, you may have access to a number of private and public income benefits. These factors include: the length of time you have been unable to work because of your illness or injury; the amount of money you have lost as a result of your illness or injury In the event that you are incapacitated, the following is a list of potential sources of income that may become accessible to you:

  • Benefits for Short-Term Disability or Weekly Indemnity that are provided by a Group Insurance Plan;
  • Insurance against financial obligations in the event that you become disabled (via your mortgage or credit cards);
  • Benefits for Long-Term Disability that are provided through a Group Plan, a Private Policy, or an Individual Policy;
  • Critical Illness Insurance;
  • Workplace Safety Insurance Benefits (WSIB);
  • Accidental (Death) or Dismemberment Insurance;
  • Ontario Disability Support Plan (ODSP);
  • Employment Insurance Sickness Benefits;
  • Income Replacement Benefits (IRB’s);
  • Ontario Works (OW);
  • Benefits for Extended Health Care Coverage;
  • Canada Pension Plan Disability (CPP-D)
  • Trillium (extended health benefits);
  • Disability Pension (employer).

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