Managing a disability
or chronic illness

 
Life Events > Managing a Disability or Chronic Illness
Illness or disability can come without warning. These resources can help you plan for your current situation and the future.
Keep in mind:
Assess your current situation. Can you manage routine financial affairs such as paying bills? Can you take care of personal needs and manage your daily medication and any medical devices?
Evaluate your prognosis. Can you reasonably expect to regain important capabilities or are you likely to remain at your new level?
Consider your future circumstances. Can you foresee returning to work, and if so, will you need any accommodation? Can you remain in your home?
 
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