Hunger Free Vermont Invites You to Attend the Spring 2016 3SquaresVT Conference in Your Region
WHEN & WHERE:
- Monday, May 23rd in Burlington at Fletcher Free Library
- Friday, May 27th in Montpelier at CCV-Montpelier
- Tuesday, May 31st in Brattleboro at Marlboro Graduate College
- Thursday, June 2nd in Rutland at CCV-Rutland
As you register you will be asked to choose one conference date/location to attend.
All conferences will follow the same agenda.
WHY: 3SquaresVT, the largest federal nutrition program, provides benefits to over 80,000 Vermonters. This conference will offer an opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge of 3SquaresVT eligibility, deductions, benefits and the application process, learn about recent and upcoming policy changes, enhance outreach skills, network with colleagues from your region, and participate in focused discussions with seasoned advocates.
WHAT: Each conference, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., will offer basic and advanced training, skills, and outreach strategies for new and seasoned advocates alike. DCF staff will also provide a policy and procedural update and facilitate a Q&A session. Stay tuned for the full agenda coming soon. Hunger Free Vermont will provide morning refreshments and a snack, but please bring a bagged lunch.
WHO: A broad range of organizations and people are invited to attend including those from community action agencies, agencies on aging, food shelves, community meal sites, schools, health clinics and hospitals, senior centers, shelters, veterans organizations, housing authorities, child care centers and more. Whether you do direct application assistance or just interact with low-income Vermonters, this conference is for you!
Conference Fee: There is a $15 non-refundable fee to attend to help Hunger Free Vermont offset the cost of the conference. If the fee is a hardship, contact Hunger Free Vermont to request a scholarship at 802-865-0255 or email Katie Green at email@example.com.
Space is limited, so register today to guarantee your spot!
Deadline to register is May 16th.
Please join us in what we hope will be an engaging and productive day for everyone!
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Questions about registration, the agenda, or the conference in general? Contact Katie at Hunger Free Vermont at 802-865-0255 or firstname.lastname@example.org