For employees with a dementia diagnosis
If you are an employee diagnosed with dementia in your prime earning years, you may want to consider how to frame your future.
Now is the time to ask:
- How does dementia affect my work?
- How will dementia affect my work as my disease progresses?
- What can I do to plan for the future?
- What changes will I need to make in the future?
In some cases, symptoms may interfere with your ability to work—causing you to leave before retirement age. This guide will provide information on applying for Social Security Disability Insurance.