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Disability Insurance Overview


You’re Covered for Short Term Disability

As an active clergy person who meets eligibility requirements, you receive Short Term Disability Coverage as a benefit to help maintain your income should you become disabled for less than a year.

This benefit is provided by The Church Pension Fund to help Episcopal Church employers with costs incurred when an active member of the clergy is unable to work because of illness or injury. 

Why Do I Need Long Term Disability Coverage?

Long Term Disability Insurance helps protect you from losing your income if you become sick or injured and cannot work for more than a year.

You might need Long Term Disability coverage if you:

  • Are diagnosed with cancer
  • Are in a serious car accident
  • Develop a chronic pain condition 

How Much Disability Coverage Do I Need?

How much coverage will you need to safeguard your lifestyle if you can’t work?

The time to answer this question is before you need it. Take a moment to learn about your current long term disability coverage and decide now whether you need to supplement this coverage

Did you know…?

  • Almost 25% of today's 20-year olds will become disabled before reaching the age of 671
  • Leading causes of disability include: cancer, heart attack, diabetes, arthritis and back pain.2

Learn more about Short Term Disability Benefit.


Short term disability and long term disability insurance policies are underwritten and issued by Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston, Boston, MA.