Expansion of CalFresh to SSI Recipients

This workshop provides an overview of the changes being implemented due to the repeal of SSI Cash Out provisions in the CalFresh Program, including the addition of the Special Nutrition and Transitional Nutrition Programs as of June 1, 2019. Participants will explore and discuss the impact of this changeon existing beneficiaries as well as new customers who are expected to access services after the change. Participants will discuss the special needs of this target population and the need to provide reasonable and special accommodations to the affected group.

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop an understanding of CalFresh Expansion
  • Prepare for implementation of the Supplemental Nutrition Benefit and Transitional Nutrition Benefit Program
  • Increase awareness and understanding of the needs of elderly and disabled participants
  • Discuss reasonable and special accommodations for the target population
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