DAP-SSI/SSDI Training: Non-Disability (Financial) Issues

Please join the PLAN SSI/SSDI DAP Training Team for an in-person, one-day training on SSI and SSDI non-disability (financial eligibility) issues on Thursday, February 8, 2024 from 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM Eastern. The program will be held at the Hilton Harrisburg, One North 2nd Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101.

This training will include a deep dive on a range of non-disability issues, including overpayments, asset limit terminations and denials, and in-kind support and maintenance (ISM).  It will also include practice tips for filing and resolving appeals and waivers. The training is a good fit for newer staff and more experienced practitioners alike.   

The training will be led by PLAN program alum, non-disability expert, and in-demand trainer John Whitelaw, currently serving as Advocacy Director at the Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. (CLASI) of Delaware.

A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.


Registration is free to staff or client board members of the following PA Legal Aid Network (PLAN) programs: CJP, CLS, JAW, LASP, MPLS, NLSA, NPLS, NWLS, PHLP, PILP, PLA, PULP, RHLS and SLS. Registration includes meals as noted and materials. 

Registration for staff of Non-PLAN public interest, government or other nonprofit organizations is $75.00 

The cost for all other registrants is $150.00. 

PLEASE NOTE: The REGISTRATION DEADLINE for this training is  February 6, 2024.

Virtual Pre-Training

For new practitioners (less than one year of SSI/SSDI practice), the DAP Training Team will be offering a one-hour virtual pre-training session on Thursday, February 1, 2024 at 2:00 PM. 

The pre-training will set the stage for the larger training.  The pre-training will focus on key vocabulary and an overview of the structure of the Social Security Administration. 

This pre-training program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.0 hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit.

Registration for the pre-training is available here.

CLE Credit:

This program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 5.0 hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit. 

Overnight Accommodations: 

There are a limited number of overnight rooms available on the night of February 7 for people who are traveling from across the state. If you need an overnight room they are available at the special rate of $179.00 plus tax and $15.00 for parking.  

Attendees are responsible for making their own reservations and can do so at: https://group.hilton.com/xusu3o

PLEASE NOTE: Attendees are responsible for remitting payment of their bill upon check out of the hotel. Rooms are limited so please register as soon as possible.


Event Details

Thursday, February 8, 2024
9:30 AM-3:30 PM Eastern

Hilton Harrisburg
One North Second Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101

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