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SOAR Fundamentals 2 Day Training – Metro

November 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

There is a cost for this training.
CEUs offered: 12

This training is FULL.  Please contact Michele at events@mesh-mn.org to be placed on the waitling list.

Course Description:

SOAR Fundamentals 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 and advocates who assist or will assist individuals throughout the disability application process
  • Anyone who completed the SOAR training and would like a refresher

IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED to complete the online class prior to the training: https://soarworks.prainc.com/course/ssissdi-outreach-access-and-recovery-soar-online-training

This is a 2 day training:

A light breakfast, lunch and snacks are provided

Questions about the training?

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

Questions about payment?

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


November 5, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hennepin, Metro COCs, Ramsey, Suburban Metro Area


Dawn Holmen


Scholarships Available


NW Area Foundation (Drake Building)
60 Plato Blvd. E, Suite #400
St Paul, MN 55107 United States
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