Author: Vicky Pulos

PCA Webinar for Advocates -May 4, 2022 10 am

PCA Training for Advocates:  May 4, 10:00-11:30am We hope that you’ll come to (and spread the word about) our Personal Care Attendant (PCA) Training for Advocates! This training will cover the basics of MassHealth’s PCA program, which is unique in its structure and operation; and how to help consumers appeal decisions regarding their PCA hours with the Board of Hearings, one of the most common types of MassHealth […]

Urgent Coverage Alert for Dually Eligible MassHealth Members

Urgent Coverage Alert for Dually Eligible MassHealth Members –July 19, 2021 Over the fourth of July weekend, MassHealth ended COVID continuous coverage protections for elderly & disabled individuals who are dually eligible for MassHealth and Medicare and who — are no longer eligible for their current MassHealth coverage, are eligible for Medicare Savings Programs also known […]

Immigrants & Public Benefits Training May 6, 2021

MLRI’s annual Basic Benefits Training on Immigrants & Public Benefits is  scheduled for May 6, 2021. Registration is through MCLE at this link https://www.mcle.org/product/catalog/nas/content/live/massloop/2210099WBC This all-day training offers the nuts-and-bolts on how immigration status affects eligibility for public benefits. The trainers include both immigration and public benefits legal experts. This timely training will focus on the March 2021 Biden Administration’s action […]

MLRI April 8 Immigrants & Public Benefits Training Postponed

MCLE, MLRI’s host for the Immigrants & Public Benefit Basic Benefit training, is still having problems with its server and has postponed this training until May 6, 2021.Once the server is back up, people who pre-registered for the April 8, 2021 will be notified about the rescheduled date by MCLE. We’re so sorry for the inconvenience.

Immigrants & Public Benefits Training March 28

MLRI will be having its annual Immigrants & Public Benefits Training in Boston on March 28.  In the morning our immigration lawyers go over statuses, documents, and the latest on public charge, and we have a plenary session on immigrant eligibility for housing & EA shelter. In the afternoon we have basic and advanced tracks […]