COBRA Coverage Extension

While enrolled in COBRA coverage, you and/or your eligible dependents may be able to extend the COBRA coverage.

Original qualifying event Second qualifying event that lets you/your dependent extend COBRA coverage  Who gets the coverage extension?  When to notify the Fund Office  Length of coverage extension 
You terminate employment (you quit, are laid off, or retire) or your hours are reduced   You become disabled within the first 60 days of COBRA coverage  You and your dependents  Within 60 days of becoming disabled  11 months 
Your death, divorce, legal separation, or your child stops being eligible for coverage  Your dependents only (spouse and children)  Within 60 days of the second qualifying event  18 months