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Training: One Shot Deals: Obtaining Emergency Assistance (Benefits Plus Learning Center)
Learn about the types of emergency assistance available to low-income families and individuals, as well as SSI recipients, with a focus on those households who are not receiving Cash Assistance. Discover how an “emergency” is defied, who qualifies for emergency assistance and when it is appropriate to request an “exception to policy”. Learn when recipients are required to repay these grants, as well as how often they can receive them. Find out how to apply for emergency assistance and how to create a compelling case when requesting shelter arrears.
Tuition: $75.00 -  Sign up by 4/2/19 for the Early Bird price of $60.00.
Target Audience: Social service professionals assisting low-income families and individuals with a financial crisis.
  • 3 contact hours are available for NYS Licensed Social Workers. Certificates will be issued at the end of the training upon submission of a completed training evaluation and full payment of the training.

The Benefit Plus Learning Center equips social service professionals to effectively navigate the public benefit system through its high quality training opportunities. See the full Benefits Plus training series.

Host: Community Service Society
Community Service Society (New York, NY)
633 Third Avenue 10th Floor
Conf. Room A1
New York, NY 10017
Directions: The Community Service Society of New York is located at 40th Street and Third Ave, near Grand Central Station. Subway (to Grand Central): 4, 5, 6, 7, S Bus (to Grand Central) M101, M102, M103, M1, M2, M3, M4, Q32 AND M42

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