The Ins and Outs of Disability Etiquette

Have you ever found yourself in the middle of an awkward situation unsure of what to do or say? Or realized that you unintentionally said or did something that might offend someone else? If so, these scenarios may seem familiar. We’ve all been there! United Spinal Association developed [...]

By |2019-09-18T21:21:44+00:00September 18th, 2019|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The Ins and Outs of Disability Etiquette

Allsup Supports U.S. Pain Foundation in Bringing Attention to Chronic Pain during National Pain Awareness Month

#LetsTalkAboutPain, hosted by the U.S. Pain Foundation, sheds light on the power of sharing experiences of individuals living with chronic pain Belleville, Illinois — Sep. 18, 2019 —Allsup, the nation’s premier disability representation company, remains committed to supporting the significant contributions of the U.S. Pain Foundation in [...]

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Clarity, Purpose & Community: RSDSA Unites Hundreds to Combat CRPS

It’s not easy for others to see what it’s like to live with extreme, chronic pain. That’s why the Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association (RSDSA) will host its 4th Annual Walk for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome on Saturday, September 7, 2019. The event is from 8 a.m. to [...]

By |2019-09-05T19:23:48+00:00September 5th, 2019|Tags: , |Comments Off on Clarity, Purpose & Community: RSDSA Unites Hundreds to Combat CRPS

Veterans Now Six Months Into New VA Appeals Modernization, Aiming For Quicker Decisions, Allsup Reports

New VA disability appeals process provides choices for veterans and Allsup Veterans Disability Appeal Services highlights importance of guidance in selecting from multiple paths Belleville, Illinois — Aug. 29, 2019 — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has begun the rollout of its new VA disability appeals [...]

By |2019-08-29T16:15:57+00:00August 29th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Veterans Now Six Months Into New VA Appeals Modernization, Aiming For Quicker Decisions, Allsup Reports

Psoriatic Disease and Social Security Disability: What You Need To Know

By Chris Paoli, Digital Content Specialist, National Psoriasis Foundation With many applications taking months (and sometimes years) to process, applying for Social Security disability benefits is typically a long and complicated process.  Making sure that your i’s are dotted and your t’s are crossed can help to get [...]

By |2019-08-22T17:11:01+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Tags: , |Comments Off on Psoriatic Disease and Social Security Disability: What You Need To Know

Honoring Gastroparesis Warriors During Gastroparesis Awareness Month

By Melissa Adams VanHouten, Gastroparesis Advocate August is Gastroparesis Awareness Month, and we invite you to unite with us as we shed light on our illness and promote better understanding and proper care. Gastroparesis literally means “paralysis of the stomach.” It is a condition in which food passes from [...]

By |2019-08-14T18:21:28+00:00August 14th, 2019|Tags: , |Comments Off on Honoring Gastroparesis Warriors During Gastroparesis Awareness Month

Secure Work Coalition Supports Disability Employment Incentive Act

CONTACT: Mary Dale Walters (md.walters@allsup.com) WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 12, 2019) – The Secure Work Coalition (SWC) strongly supports the Disability Employment Incentive Act, H.R. 3992, introduced by Representatives Brian Fitzpatrick (D-CA-1st) and Josh Harder (R-PA-10th). By providing incentives to employers, the legislation will help bridge a gap in the [...]

By |2019-08-12T16:38:02+00:00August 12th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Secure Work Coalition Supports Disability Employment Incentive Act

National Health Center Week 2019 – Celebrating Our Roots

By Kristin St. John, Deputy Director of National Grassroots Advocacy, National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) We are hearing a lot in the news about how health care is changing, and not necessarily for the better. However, there is one bright spot in health care that has [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:19:23+00:00August 5th, 2019|Tags: , , |Comments Off on National Health Center Week 2019 – Celebrating Our Roots

Four Myths About Returning To Work With Disability Benefits

By Allsup Employment Services Returning to work after a severe medical crisis can sound intimidating. However, if you’ve recovered and you’re ready to ease back into the workforce, Allsup Employment Services can help you navigate the Social Security Administration’s Ticket to Work program. For the best outcome and [...]

By |2019-07-31T20:55:16+00:00July 31st, 2019|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Four Myths About Returning To Work With Disability Benefits

Leaning Into the Future

By Jonathan Sigworth, Co-CEO & President of More Than Walking I read a headline recently talking about how society suffers from being locked into short-term thinking. Wars rage and the planet burns while we fret over moment-to-moment emotions, tweets and headlines. Meanwhile, a team in Texas is trying [...]

By |2019-07-31T21:00:18+00:00July 29th, 2019|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Leaning Into the Future
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