Disability & Death Benefits


Survivor Benefits
Active Member Death

Death and continuing benefits depend on several factors. If a member dies prior to retirement, death benefits are determined based on:


Disability Benefits

In the course of your life, an illness or injury may cause you to become unable to perform your job duties. If the illness or injury is severe enough to force you to permanently discontinue your job, you may need to apply for a disability retirement. 

Applying for a disability retirement can be a rigorous process and usually takes between six and nine months. Members should contact CCCERA for more information.