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FALL TRAINING SCHEDULE

New Senior Center Director Training

6 CE Credits available for LMSW and LCSW*

*please note to receive CE Credit for this training, attendees must attend both training days   

Thursday, October 17, 2019 & Thursday, October 24, 2019

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

LiveOn NY 49 West 45th St, 7th Fl. New York City 10036

$75 Members (total for both days), $150 Non-member (total for both days)

This two-day training for Senior Center Directors recently hired or a Senior Center Director in position for 5 years or less, will provide context, information, tools and tips on the day to day work of a senior center director. Throughout the training there will be opportunities to network and share resources through facilitated discussions and activities.

Day 1: Seeing the Bigger Picture

Thursday, October 17

Trainees will explore the context of Senior Centers from a Federal, State and City Level and discuss how the Older Americans Act (OAA) defines their role in the universe of aging services. There also will be discussion and sharing of resources on working with older adults with a focus on generational differences, stigma, ageism, and engagement.

Day 2: The Day to Day Pillars: Outreach, Programming and Leadership

Thursday, October 24

Trainees will discuss information, tools, and tips on outreach, programming and leadership. There will be opportunities to share resources and demonstrate application of information through facilitated group activities. A panel of experienced Senior Center Directors will also be visiting the trainees to share on their challenges, professional development, and learned solutions.  

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Benefits for Older Adults 

6 CE Credits available for LMSW and LCSW

Thursday, November 14, 2019

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

LiveOn NY 49 West 45th St, 7th Fl. NYC 10036

$50 Members, $100 Non-member

This full-day interactive training for Direct Service Professionals will provide tools and tips the LiveOn NY’s Benefit Outreach team has learned in navigating health, food & housing benefit programs such as SNAP, SCRIE, LIS/MSP & Medicaid. Attendees will be provided with eligibility information, application tips, case studies and strategies for engaging with clients through the process. This training also engages participants in group discussions that address stigma surrounding the various benefits.

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PAYMENT POLICY: Please note all training payment are due on or before training date. Payments submitted the same day of training must be with a check payable to LiveOn NY, 49 West 45th Street, 7th Floor NY, NY 10036.

REFUND REQUESTS: To request a refund, please email your refund requests to fiscal@liveon-ny.org no later than five days prior to course date. All refunds are subject to a $10.00 administrative processing fee. Credit cannot be issued toward a future program date or substituted for another workshop. Refund requests typically require 1-2 weeks processing time.

Council of Senior Centers and Services, Inc. d/b/a LiveOn NY, SW CPE is recognized by New York State Education Department’s (SED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0414.

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