Welfare Law Webinar

Our Welfare Law Webinar will take place on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at 5 pm.

The webinar is free, but you must register.

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Our presenter is Jennifer Unger.  Jennifer  is an administrative law advocate with Legal Aid Manitoba.  Her work focuses on providing people with guidance and representation on residential tenancy matters and Employment and Income Assistance benefits.

Jennifer has worked with Legal Aid Manitoba’s Family, Poverty and Administration Offices for the last 20 years.  She joined the Public Interest Law Centre Advocacy Unit in 2013.

Jennifer’s presentation will include basic information about the Employment and Income Assistance program, rights and allowances under the EIA program and appeals to the Social Services Appeal Board.

Jennifer will also talk about tenancy processes under The Residential Tenancies Act, including financial claims and eviction proceedings, guidance and representation at the Residential Tenancies Branch and Appeal Commission hearings.