Can you apply for unemployment and disability pension in Canada?

Answer Yes.

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How to Apply for Unemployment Disability in Canada?

Canada has two main types of disability benefits for unemployed workers: Employment Insurance (EI) Sickness Benefits and Canada Pension Plan (CPP) Disability. EI benefits cover those whose weekly e... Read More »

How to Apply for Your Late Spouse's Canada Pension Money?

When someone eligible to receive Canada Pension Plan (CPP) benefits passes away, his surviving spouse is eligible to receive the CPP survivor's pension. If the surviving spouse is 65 or older and i... Read More »

Can a person on unemployment apply for disability benefits?

If you apply for disability benefits while on unemployment, you may jeopardize your eligibility for unemployment benefits. This is because the unemployment system provides income for people who are... Read More »

Can you apply for Social Security Disability while collecting unemployment?

Technically and legally, yes, but there are risks involved. While the Social Security Administration doesn't prohibit people on (SSDI) disability from receiving unemployment checks, state unemploy... Read More »