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I need to find out how to apply for short term disability benefits in the state of California.
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Thank you for your patience;

so to qualify for short term disability, one needs to have an inability to work, because of illness, injury, pregnancy or child birth.

Here is the claim form:

http://www.edd.ca.gov/Disability/How_to_File_a_DI_Claim_in_SDI_Online.htm

eligibility information here:

http://www.edd.ca.gov/Disability/Am_I_Eligible_for_DI_Benefits.htm

also please see:

http://www.edd.ca.gov/Disability/Am_I_Eligible_for_DI_Benefits.htm

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