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Social Security Disability Insurance And HIV

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Ask the Experts

Private Disability Insurance

Hello there. Is there ANY company out there that will provide a private disability insurance policy for someone who is HIV positive? And what about a long-term care insurance policy? I have long-term disability coverage through my employer, and...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
...of any insurance company that will issue a private long term care policy or a long term disability policy to someone who is HIV+. Read more »

Disability insurance: Too late?

Is it possible to sign up for disability insurance after a HIV diagnosis? I had the option to sign... Read more »

Private Disability, DC Govt and Social Security Payments

hi there-I was diagnosed with HIV in 1988 and have not had any serious OIs (although i do have... Read more »
Being Alive

Working While Collecting Disability Benefits

...benefits would like to consider doing some work if it won't interfere with their benefit payments. Whether they are covered under Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), from a private disability insurance... Read more »
U.S. Social Security Administration

Guide to Social Security Benefits for People Living With HIV/AIDS

... Benefits Paid Under Two Programs How Do I Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits? What Will I Get From Social Security? How Do I Qualify for SSI Disability Payments? How Do I File Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of Read more »
Connect With Others

Long Term Disability Insurance and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply can no longer work? Many of us have long-term disability coverage through our employers group plan and then there is also Social Security. You should have applied for Social Security coverage immediately when you became disabled and unable... Read more »

Social Security Disablity

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Hey everybody...does anyone know about how long until I'm notified of the appeal hearing/judge's decision? And what date do they use as date of disability for retroactive pmt calculation? The date I initially applied for SSD, or first day after my... Read more »

Social Security Mental Health Examination

Posted by DJones, 1 Reply
...I filed for social security / disability and received notice that the Social Security Department has set up an appointment with one of their psychologists. Read more »


Posted by mrc911, 2 Replies
...I was recently diagnosed with HIV dementia. I am extremely depressed and have been out of work since June. My tcell count is 660 and viral load <60. I feel Read more »