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Recent Library Content

11/12/2019 - Monica Halas, GBLS
Flier outlining the DUA's Training Opportunity Program (TOP).
11/06/2019 - DLC
Materials from the November 6, 2019 SSI and SSDI basics training, presented as part of the MLRI/MCLE Basic Benefits Training series... Read more
10/31/2019 - DTA
SNAP regulations prohibit an increase in SNAP benefits when a household’s benefits under another federal or state means-tested program as... Read more
10/31/2019 - DTA
Restraining Orders, also known as 209A Protective Orders, can be an important tool to protect victims of domestic violence from their... Read more
10/17/2019 - DTA
Just as the Department provides immediate relief at application for SNAP applicants who qualify for expedited benefits, the Department also... Read more

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