Cliff Effects: Human Service Provider Panel Guidance on How to Coach and Mitigate Cliff-Effects


April 11, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm


The Boston Foundation
75 Arlington Street, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02116


Moderated by: Susan R Crandall Director - Center for Social Policy at UMASS Boston

Understanding the impact of cliff effects on participants is complex and challenging. Cliff effects look different depending on what benefits a family accesses and family composition. Come learn from a panel of human service providers on how they engage in conversations with participants on specific aspects of cliff effects. Moderated by Susan Crandall, Director, Center for Social Policy at UMASS Boston, this session will increase your understanding of public benefits and provide information and some practical ideas for how to approach this complicated topic. 

Registration fee: 


Type of event: 

Partner Events

Learning area: 

Commun. Org. & Planning
Economic Development


UMASS Boston Center for Social Policy & The Commonwealth Workforce Coalition