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Public Benefits Training Series: TANF Session: Cash Assistance for Families in Need

Wednesday September 18

  • By: D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    D.C. Bar Conference Center
    1101 K Street, NW
    Washington, DC
  • Contact:
    Shannon Redd
    D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program
    202-737-4700, ext. 3289
  • Website:

With steep benefits reductions coming this October for families who have received Temporary Assistance to Needy Families' (TANF) for more than five years, join Lucy Newton and Westra Miller (Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia) to learn about eligibility, benefits, the new vendor contracts, 60-month time limit, and sanctions for this critical safety net program.

Please note that public benefits trainings are appropriate for all members of the public.

Registration for this training is free. Please click here to register

Lunch is NOT provided, but please feel free to bring your lunch with you.

This public benefits session is sponsored by Whitman-Walker Health, Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless; Legal Counsel for the Elderly.


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Geographic Host:

D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center