Recent Events & Training

2022 Three County and Hampden County Lunch and Learn Training Series - Wednesdays this fall, 12:30-1:30pm.

 

Sept 7th - SSI/SSDI processes and coming changes, Caitlyn Thomas, Social Security/Disability Advocate.  Recording

find the powerpoint here.

 

Sept 14th - Employment Assistance Programs.  Cynthia Ray, MassHire Hampshire/Franklin Career Centers.

recording:

https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/apQNhFa10VlfJur8AJajzZ0WLj1Y_YQiwUAMXLt8BwYo2SmOXVvnP0Hcn9vMd4A-.gRfOW1ocZIIqhOWb?startTime=1663173338000 

Passcode: qj@Fr0tK 

Find the powerpoint here.

 

Sept 21st -  Accessing Substance Use Treatment. Mark Jachym, Springfield Comprehensive Treatment Center, Gabriel Quaglia, Tapestry.

Recording:

https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/XO9b9kNWdZiFOkoTWM3gJ4fYFAo5os8sNEZ24-INcnE4IYOPN_p_kuCDy7-6pxoK.jqKp_23jXh1_x4PF
Passcode: b&&GRv7s

Find the powerpoint for Accessing Substance Use Treatment here, the sides on recovery, here, and a Western Mass Substance Use treatment and prevention services directory, here.

Oct. 12th - SSI/SSDI: best practices for working with SS, DDS, and providers.  Caitlyn Thomas, Social Security Advocate.

Find the powerpoint for Caitlyn's slides here. 

Oct 17th -  Transitional Assistance for Families with  Dependent Children (TAFDC) . Gregory Ashe, MA Dept. of Transitional Assistance

recording: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/1orYQD8nHtcIVN1SGcqypNscdD1yiFzaVcgiTK47Y_BnFgF9DvfL_yTGaB0xN7zv.Qke6iiRlm3uQqWPU
Passcode: =Kiq330T

Find the powerpoint to Greg's slides, here.

 Oct 26th -  SNAP benefits (food stamps)  Mary Loughlin, SNAP Outreach Coordinator, MA Dept. of Transitional Assistance

https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/ghBcfvUX497v5xFWVz-z1vnM-axBx4eEby_DJgD9uzEBE9lRpj9KvPVEpIIDWCtz.aQfYasIfn2dElXbc
Passcode: U1aM%pcY

Find the Powerpoint for Mary's slides here.

CoC Trainings

Please click here to access the Three County CoC's training platform and email Michele LaFleur at mlafleur@communityaction.us to request an account.

https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/XO9b9kNWdZiFOkoTWM3gJ4fYFAo5os8sNEZ24-INcnE4IYOPN_p_kuCDy7-6pxoK.jqKp_23jXh1_x4PF

Passcode: b&&GRv7s