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Benefits and Work Incentives Planning and Assistance, 2014 Intensive Training

February 18, 2014 - February 21, 2014

This training is only open to residents of Hawaii County and Maui County. The training will occur on Oahu, but the cost of travel and lodging will be sponsored.

This four-day intensive training bridges the gap between policy and practice by providing practical application, hands-on learning, leading-edge skills and knowledge. Completion of this training is preparation for an online certification test.

Subjects to be covered include:

  • Disability Benefits
  • Work Incentives Basics
  • Medicaid
  • Federal Housing Subsidies
  • Earned Income Credit
  • Effective Communication
  • Ethical Considerations

Training will be conducted from 8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m. each day.

Seating is limited to 20. Selection is by lottery. Travel will be sponsored. Please register by Monday, January 24, 2014. Confirmation of selection will be January 31, 2014.

This workshop is presented by the University of Hawaii Center on Disability Studies. If you require reasonable accommodations to attend, please notify us at least two weeks before the event.