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Cancer and Careers Events: Navigating Work After A Cancer Diagnosis

By Cancer and Careers

Cancer and Careers’ mission is to educate and empower people with cancer to thrive at work. We travel across the country (and web) to ensure the conversation on balancing work and cancer is far-reaching.

To increase accessibility and ensure cost isn’t a barrier, all events are free-of-charge! Learn more about upcoming 2019 events below.


Free daylong conferences explore the issues faced by working people who are trying to balance their cancer treatment and […]

By |April 15th, 2019|Featured, Health, Support, Working|

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Working After a Cancer Diagnosis Is A Reality For Many

By Cancer and Careers

As the number of cancer survivors in the U.S. continues to increase, there is a critical need for resources to help them manage employment after a diagnosis.

Cancer and Careers (CAC) was founded in 2001, in response to the growing recognition that there was no guidance, and […]

By |October 31st, 2018|Categories: Featured, Working|

Spinal Injuries Don’t Have To Mean The End of Working

By the United Spinal Association

United Spinal Association is dedicated to enhancing the lives of people with spinal cord injuries or disorders (SCI/D). For many, an essential element to a fulfilling life is returning to work.

Unfortunately, this can be difficult following an injury as barriers – such as navigating […]

By |October 30th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Working|

Leading Companies Embrace Disability Inclusion in the Workplace


October marks National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), a time to recognize and celebrate the contributions of workers with disabilities, while educating employers and the public about the value of a diverse workforce that recognizes the skills and talents of people with disabilities. Now is an ideal […]

By |October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Featured, Working|

Returning to Work with a Disability – How To Talk To An Employer

By Linda Carter Batiste, Principal Consultant, Job Accommodation Network

Returning to work after an absence from the workplace can be stressful. Whether you’re returning to your job after a leave of absence or returning to the workforce after being unemployed, you may be concerned about whether you can still do […]

By |October 9th, 2018|Categories: Featured, How-Tos, Working|

Can You Work And Get SSDI Benefits? Find Out During Disability Employment Awareness Month

If you’ve had to stop working because of a health issue, the first thing you need to do is to find out if you qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits.

Then be sure to apply immediately. Your SSDI coverage, which you’ve paid for with FICA taxes, comes […]

By |October 5th, 2018|Categories: SSDI Claims, Working|
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