Spring 2019 Training SchedulE


Budgets and Budget Modification-Fiscal Training

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Time: 9:30 AM – 1PM

Price:  $25 Members, $50 Non-member

Topics Include: Step by Step instructions for budget preparation and How to prepare and submit budget modifications. Audience: Any staff working with DFTA budgets and Fiscal Systems

Benefits & Entitlements for Older Adults

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Time: 9:30am-4pm

Price:  $50 Members, $100 Non-member

6 CE Credits available for LMSW and LCSW

Benefits & Entitlements for Older Adults is a full-day interactive training to educate on benefit and entitlement programs such as SNAP, SCRIE, LIS/MSP & Medicaid and other benefits available for older adults. We’ll provide eligibility information, application tips, case studies and strategies for engaging with clients to get them through the process. Audience: Direct Service Professionals

Advanced Health Literacy - In Partnership with Say Ah!

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Time: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Price: Free to attend, $35 to attend and receive 3 CE Credits

Location: Lenox Health Greenwich Village 200 W. 13th Street, 6th Floor, NY NY

3 CE Credits available for LMSW and LCSW

As health information and services have grown more complex and the burden of care has shifted from provider to patient, health literacy has emerged as the pressing issues for older adults. Those who suffer from limited health literacy are less likely to access screening and prevention services, take medications as directed, and effectively navigate the healthcare system; and are at a far higher risk of hospitalization. Advanced Health Literacy Training is a skills-building workshop to enhance your ability to support older adults who suffer poor health due to limited health literacy. Drawing on evidence-based health literacy best practices and narrative medicine techniques, front-line social service staff will: Learn advanced Plain Language principles, Best practices for choosing and using health information for seniors, Use narrative medicine to deepen listening and better understand the patient and client experience, and Hone teach-back skills to ensure understanding. Audience: All level staff.


Year End Close Out--Fiscal Training


Thursday, May 16, 2019

Time: 9:30 AM – 1PM

Price:  $25 Members, $50 Non-member

Topics Include: Step by Step guide to close your books, Learn what you need to do to produce a clean audit report, Cost Allocation impact at year end, Bookkeeping adjustment,Journal entry to close and open a year.  Audience: Any staff working with DFTA budgets and Fiscal Systems

Except where noted, all training is held at our midtown Manhattan Office: 49 west 45th st, 7th floor, New York, NY 10036.

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.

All refund requests must be submitted by email to fiscal@liveon-ny.org. Valid requests must be received 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.