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Thursday, March 2, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn how to refer (I) Neighbors to SNAP (food stamps) (II) Neighbors experiencing homelessness to apply for Social Security Disability.

Join us as we host CSC staff member Krystiona McLean to learn the eligibility criteria and how to refer neighbors in need to SNAP Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (food stamps).  She can help your neighbors in need apply!

Then, we will dig into learning about Social Security disability benefits.  We will be joined by Corey Stubbs, MCJ, MRC, Medicaid Eligibility Specialist, Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities.  He will share with us information about Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and inform us of how to refer neighbors in need to apply when they are experiencing homelessness (for this purpose, the homelessness criteria is that they do not have a lease or home in their name).

All Vincentian Caseworkers are encouraged to attend this Webinar. Those unable to join in person can send questions in advance to Mariel Risner Sivley, Housing Director, at msivley@svdpgeorgia.org. This webinar will be recorded and made available on our website.


Krystiona McLean
Krystiona McLean is the SNAP Case Manager at St. Vincent de Paul Georgia. A Florida native, she moved here to Atlanta in 2016 to pursue her Bachelor of Social Work at Clark Atlanta University. She has worked previously with youth aging out of foster care in an ILP (independent living program) setting. Krystiona enjoys working in the helping profession and helping those who are vulnerable and underserved.

Corey Stubbs
Corey Stubbs is employed as a SOAR trained Medicaid Eligibility Specialist, with the DBHDD. He currently serves the Region 4 area (SW GA), providing guidance and assistance to Community Service Boards and Stakeholders navigating the Social Security process.