Dedicated to the progress and advancement of all paralegals.
Location : Community Service Society
Room :Conference Room A1
Date : 10/24/2018 (one day)
Time : 9:30 AM-1:00 PM EDT on Wed
Level : Basic - CEU Credit Available
Workshop Description :
Learn the differences between Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and how to identify which benefit an individual is receiving. Learn about the disability determination process, who qualifies for SSI and SSDI, dual eligibility, and application procedures, including strategies to avoid delays in the disability application process.
Participants will be able to:
1. Identify the differences/ similarities between SSI and SSDI.
2. Describe the disability determination process for adults.
3. Determine who qualifies for SSI.
4. Determine who qualifies for SSDI.
5. List strategies to avoid delays in the disability application process.
Target Audience: Social service and legal professionals seeking to help unravel SSI and SSDI benefits for their clients.
Sign up by 10/10/18 for the Early Bird price $60.00. Regular fee is $75.00.
Assistant Director, Benefits Plus Learning Center.
Facilitating training courses on public benefits for over 10 years, supervises a team of benefit counselors, provides technical assistance to professionals on public benefit programs, develops materials on public benefits, including Benefits Plus Online, an online resource manual on federal, state and local benefit programs.