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extension for state disability in California

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Is there an extension for state disability in California. I have been on CA state disability for 12 months. What is the federal state disability program? How do I apply for this benefit?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Personal Injury Law
Expert:  LawTalk replied 6 years ago.
Good afternoon,

I'm sorry to hear of your dilemma.

While CA does have extension programs in place for unemployment insurance benefits, no such extensions are available for disability. After your 1 year of benefits is up, if you are still disabled you are eligible to apply for Social Security Disability benefits though. You can start the process by visiting your local Social Security office.

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