Live Webinar: Social Security 101
June 22, 2020 ~ 4PM - 5PM
This webinar is hosted by the Virginia Assisted Living Association (VALA) in partnership with the Social Security Administration.
FREE! Webinar available to providers, residents, and general public.
**No CEUs are offered for this Webinar
Social Security 101: Everything You Wanted to Know
Jackie Weisgarber, Public Affairs Specialist with the Social Security Administration will provide an overview of Social Security Benefits, Medicare, the Representative Payee Program, Scam Prevention, and more. Learn how to use the my Social Security online account and other online services in a quick, safe and easy manner. A question and answer period will follow the presentation.
- When are you eligible to receive retirement benefits?
- How does early retirement affect your benefits?
- Do you qualify for disability, survivors, and spouse benefits?
- How do you get the most from your benefit?
- What is the future of Social Security?
- When should you file for Medicare?
Public Affairs Specialist, Social Security Administration
Jackie began her career with Social Security in 2006 as a Claims Specialist in the Charleston, SC field office. In this role, Jackie served the public with compassion courtesy and respect and processed over 10,000 Social Security claims. In 2016, Jackie moved to Richmond after accepting the agency’s Public Affairs Specialist position where she implements Social Security’s communications plan through local, regional and national outreach initiatives. Jackie has received numerous agency awards including a public service award from Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul.
Jackie has a BA in Journalism from The University of South Carolina and a Master’s in Public Administration from The College of Charleston.
For more information about Jackie and social security resourses, visit www.ssa.gov.