2021 Art of Welfare Virtual Workshop
9:00 A.M. The Art of Welfare
This session provides a basic overview of New Hampshire law governing local welfare administration, including why guidelines are important and how assistance is provided. This session will also address fair hearings, suspension of assistance, and more.
Natch Greyes, Municipal Services Counsel, NH Municipal Association
Stephen Buckley, Legal Services Counsel, NH Municipal Association
11:30 A.M. BREAK/LUNCH
12:00 P.M. Introduction of the 2021 Model Welfare Guidelines
The Local Welfare Administrators Association Guidelines Committee will review their recommended changes that were included in the 2021 New Model Welfare Guidelines. This review was from the 2012 Model Welfare Guidelines. The renovations include new laws and regulations since 2014; updated terminology and functionality for new technology; and more guidelines related to other best practices.
Pat Murphy, Town of Merrimack
Todd Marsh, City of Rochester
Denise Greig, Town of Deerfield
Trish Caruso, Town of Allenstown