Events in the Philadelphia Region

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Photos of Previous Events in the Philadelphia Region


Social Security representatives are working remotely and cannot participate in face-to-face
activities at this time. However, we know that Social Security and Medicare are as important
as ever. Our public affairs specialists are presenting during virtual sessions hosted by
community organizations through various video conferencing platforms.
See below for a listing of upcoming events.

Social Security 101

Thursday. Sept. 24, 2020, from 1-2:30 pm via Zoom
Social Security 101 – Everything You Wanted to Know,
a free Social Security workshop sponsored by Virginia Career Works - Greater Peninsula Region.
Join us for an overview of retirement, disability, Supplemental Security Income (SSI),
and Medicare benefits as you make critical decisions about your future.
You will also learn about working while disabled.
A Q&A session will follow the formal presentation.
No pre-registration is required.
Click on the link before the 1 pm start time on Sept. 24:
For more information, contact Lisa Taylor at (757) 766-4915 or

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020. from 5:30-8:30 pm
2020 Virtual Community Resource Fair
via Zoom hosted by the Special Education Advisory Committee/Office of Programs for Exceptional Children/Office of Family and Community Engagement. From 6:11-6:46 pm, a Social Security public affairs specialist will provide updates for people with disabilities. In addition to Social Security, other topics include VBCPS services/supports, transitions, behavior/discipline supports, and IEP development/progress.
Free and open to the public.
To register, visit
For additional information, email

Tricare for Life and SSA joint webinar-write up 09.08.2020
Tuesday, Oct. 13, Nov. 10, and Dec. 8, 2020, from 9-11:30 am
Free Tricare For Life and Social Security WebEx presentations hosted by the Tidewater Military
Health System (TMHS) and Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP).
During each virtual session, representatives from Tricare for Life and the
Social Security Administration will discuss how Tricare for Life works with Medicare and retirement,
spouse and survivor benefits, the my Social Security account and online services.
There will be time for Q&A.
For more information and to register, call (757) 953-0434 or email


Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, from 2-3 pm
Social Security 101, a virtual presentation sponsored by Commonwealth
Senior Living Kings Grant House.
A Social Security public affairs specialist will give an overview of retirement, spouse, survivors,
and disability benefits, filing for Medicare, and the future of Social Security.
The presenter will also discuss the my Social Security account and other online services.
The session is free and open to the public, but registration is required.
Please RSVP to Aaron Leeth by 10/26/20 at or (757) 617-1965.


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