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Disability pension options

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If your child’s addiction disorder is concurrent with a chronic mental disorder, or if the addiction disorder seems likely to prevent him or her from becoming financially self-sufficient, he or she may be eligible for a disability pension. At this Web address, the BC Coalition of Persons with Disabilities, with the skilled assistance of the Legal Assistance Society, offers Help Sheets that help you work through the red tape of the pension application process. 

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