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Information about all aspects of finances affected by a serious health condition. Includes income sources such as work, investments, and private and government disability programs, and expenses such as medical bills, and how to deal with financial problems.
Information about all aspects of health care from choosing a doctor and treatment, staying safe in a hospital, to end of life care. Includes how to obtain, choose and maximize health insurance policies.
Answers to your practical questions such as how to travel safely despite your health condition, how to avoid getting infected by a pet, and what to say or not say to an insurance company.

Eligibility For ADA Protections


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To be covered under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), you must:

NOTEIf you are not eligible under the ADA, consider negotiating for an accommodation anyhow if needed for your health care or to help you do your job. After all, if you cannot  do your job, you are subject to being fired unless you are legally protected. NOTE: If there is a choice, it may not be in your interest to disclose your health condition if your employer is not friendly to people with a serious health condition such as yours.


For information about additional legal protections at work, click here.

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