Benefits training. SWCEU’S and CRC Creditsavailable! Presented by, John Allen, Special Assistant to the Commissioner the New York State Office of MentalHealth. Held at the Nassau County MHA
FREE two-day seminar on how to quickly get approval for SSI, SSDI,
Medicaid, and other entitlement programs.
Many people with disabilities wait years before they are determined to be
eligible for benefits. This free OMH seminar will show you that, with the
correct documentation, it should take no more than 90 days to get
approved. This seminar will also teach you how to:
• Request a waiver for an overpayment.
• Avoid spend-downs.
• Use Social Security work incentives to help maintain SSI and SSDI
eligibility as you explore returning to work.
• Ease off cash benefits and into self-sufficiency.
• Work full-time and maintain low cost (or even no-cost) health insurance.
• Get expedited reinstatement of benefits.
IRWE, PASS plans, Section 301, and 1619b are some of the other underused
mechanisms that will be covered. This seminar is for people with any type
of disability, however, the main focus will be for people with mental
Thursday, December 8, 2016, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday, December 9, 2016, from 9 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The presentation will be held at Consumer Link at Mental Health
Association of Nassau County, 16 Main St. Hempstead, New York 11550
Lunch is not provided. To register, please contact Sabrina Devine at
Presented by John B. Allen Jr. Special Assistant to the Commissioner, NYS
For your convenience, you can also attend remotely via Webex. Please use
the registration links below only if you plan on participating from your
computer. You will need headphones or computer speakers for the audio.
Please be sure to register for BOTH days.
Event number: 648 194 877
Event number: 646 547 713
Event password for both days: nysomh123
10 hours of SW CEU and CRC credits are available at no charge. You will
need attend in person at an OMH approved site in order to receive credit.
You can find a list of approved sites here: