The Nuts & Bolts of SSI and SSDI, Public Health Insurance and Other Public Benefits
Franklin Hampshire Career Center, 178 Industrial Drive, Northampton, MA 01060
Training Dates (participants should attend both days)
March 15th, 8:30am - 4:00pm & March 16th, 8:30am - 12:30pm
This training focuses on how earnings from work affects SSI, SSDI, Medicaid, Medicare and other public benefits such as subsidized housing and food stamps. This training also includes an extensive review of the work incentives associated with each benefit and how they can be leveraged to assist individuals with disabilities to transition into employment or increase earnings without jeopardizing benefits. This training is geared toward employment professionals, case managers and rehabilitation counselors; the April 12-13 session is targeted to professionals who assist individuals who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
Participants should attend both days to gain a firm understanding.
As a result of attending this training, participants will be able to:
Class sizes are limited to 25 participants.
To Register, click here.
The training has been approved for 10.5 Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC) CE Hours!
Please note: Breakfast will be provided. Attendees will be responsible for bringing or purchasing lunch.
Contact Amanda Elinoff at 508-856-2710 or Amanda.Elinoff@umassmed.edu with any questions.