SOAR Fundamentals

SOAR FUNDAMENTALS: ASSISTING PEOPLE APPLYING for SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY BENEFITS

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN – SEE BELOW

SOAR Fundamentals Training: A 1.5 day training

Assisting People Applying for Social Security Disability Benefits

 What will I learn?

  • In-depth, step-by-step explanation of the Social Security disability application and disability determination process
  • How to use the SOAR process to effectively complete an application for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Income (SSDI)
  • Strategies for working with homeless persons with serious mental illness and co-occurring disorders – only a fraction of this population receives the benefits to which they are entitled
  • Practical application tools by completing exercises and worksheets

Who should attend?

  • Case managers, Outreach workers, PATH providers, and advocates who assist or will assist individuals throughout the disability application process
  • Anyone who completed SOAR training and would like a refresher

Questions?  If you have any questions, please send an email to dhs.ssaadvocacy@state.mn.us

Questions about registration or payment?  If you have any questions about registration or payment, please send an email to Michele at events@mesh-mn.org

Hearth Partner registrations are for partner agencies of Hearth Connection who have a code to use for registration.


SOAR Fundamentals NOW OPEN

Date/Time: Thursday, December 7, 10-3:30 and Friday, December 8, 9:45-3:30

Location: Lyon County Library: 201 C Street, Marshall, 56258

Click HERE to register.


FUTURE DATES:

More SOAR trainings coming spring 2018 .