Trusted local news leader for Prescott area communities since 1882
Sat, July 11
Photo detail

In the U.S., fewer than half of people who apply for disability benefits — about 45 percent — are ultimately accepted. Getting a hearing takes an average of nearly 600 days.

Report a Typo Contact

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Disability affects millions of Americans, in one form or another. Social Security is here to help you and your family, but there are strict criteria for meeting the definition of disability.

September 13, 2018
Tease photo

By the time Stephenie Hashmi was in her mid-20s, she had achieved a lifelong dream — she was the charge nurse of one of Kansas City’s largest intensive care units. But even as she cared for patients, she realized that something was off with her own health.

By Alex Smith, KCUR, Kaiser Health News June 19, 2017
Event Calendar
Event Calendar link
Submit Event