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Training: Cash Assistance for Beginners - Part I (Benefits Plus Learning Center)

Speakers - Leslie Molina, Benefits Plus Learning Center

Find out about the Cash Assistance (CA) program for low-income families, singles, and childless couples. Part 1 covers the two programs available under the Cash Assistance program, who is included in the household size, who qualifies, how the CA grant is structured, how to calculate a household’s standard of need, and how clients access the benefit.

Learning Objectives
Participants will be able to:

1. Describe the standard of need;
2. Explain who is included in a Cash Assistance household;
3. Describe the two programs of the Cash Assistance benefit;
4. List the different types of eligibility criteria a household must meet to qualify for Cash Assistance;
5. Determine the amount of Cash Assistance a household is eligible for when there is earned or unearned income in the household.

Target Audience: Social service and legal professionals who assist families and individuals with limited income.

Tuition: $75.00 -  Sign up by 4/6/18 for the Early Bird price of $60.00.

3.0 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.
Questions about registation? Email rmolina@cssny.org




Host: Community Service Society
Community Service Society (New York, NY)
633 3rd Avenue, 10th Fl.
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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