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Webinar – “Social Security Program Through Life’s Journey”


Tuesday, May 9, 2023    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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A free webinar for individuals with disabilities, their families and professionals to learn about Social Security programs and the benefits they can provide

Join The Arc of IllinoisIllinois Life Span Program and Family-to-Family Health Information Center for “Social Security Program Through Life’s Journey” on May 9 from 12 to 1 p.m.

The Social Security Administration provides many programs.

Public Affairs Specialist Megan Forristall will help participants learn about programs that include:

  • The Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) and what it is
  • Social Security Disability Benefits
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Medicare
  • Living arrangements and the Fair Share program

Megan will also discuss how to prevent identity theft and scams. She will also share online resources to learn more about Social Security programs.

See the “Social Security Program Through Life’s Journey” flyer (the flyer is also available in Spanish) for more details.

Register online to attend. Electronic captioning will be available in Spanish.

If you have questions, contact Mary at or Suzanne at