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December 2021:Celebrate the SAMHSA SOAR 2021 Superstars!, Honoring Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day, and My First SOAR Application for a Child

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Archived E-Newsletters


November 2021: Celebrate Native American Heritage Month—New SOAR Resource!, Be Well With Our New SOARBox Breathing Exercise, and Community Spotlight: Rhode Island

October 2021: Reporting Is In! SOAR 2021 Outcomes, New SOAR Resources Available in Spanish, New SOAR Webinar on Employment Supports

September 2021: New Referall Workflow Toolkit, Recovery Is for Everyone, and Integrating SOAR With Peer Certifications

August 2021: SOAR for Children Process Intercepts, Build Your SOAR Toolbox: SSI/SSDI Post-Entitlement Events Guide, and Recognizing Same-Sex Couples Receiving Social Security Benefits

July 2021: Submit Your SOAR Outcomes, Engagement Strategies for Providers from Different Backgrounds Working with AI/AN Communities and Organizations, and SOAR Collaborations in Nevada

June 2021: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Resources Overview, May Virtual Leadership Academy Recap, and SSA's Emergency Message for Evaluating COVID-19

May 2021: SOAR Eligibility: Guidance for Identification and Inclusion, SOAR Tools for Native Communities, and SOAR Webinar: Improving Equity and Inclusion in SOAR Programs

April 2021: Tracking Outcomes, Recognizing National Social Security Month by Honoring Mike Nolan, and Pay Equity for Social Workers

March 2021: Celebrating National Social Work Month, February 2021 Virtual Leadership Academy Recap, and Equity in Native American Communities

February 2021: Celebrating Black History Month, Expand Your SOAR Toolbox With Two New Articles, and SOAR Webinar on SSI for Children

January 2021: SAMHSA SOAR New Year’s Resolutions, SOARing With Native Communities: The Year Ahead, and November Virtual SOAR Leadership Academy Recap


December 2020: 2020 National SAMHSA SOAR Outcomes Issue Brief, Racial Equity Resources, and COVID-19 Resources for SOAR Providers

November 2020: 2020 National SAMHSA SOAR Outcomes Preview, SAMHSA SOAR Celebrates Native American Heritage Month, and Sharing Our Successes in Kansas and Texas

October 2020: Celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month With SAMHSA SOAR, Welcome New SOAR Liaison Sametra Polkah-Toe, and SOAR for American Indian and Alaska Native Communities

September 2020: SOARing Into Fiscal Year 2021, Transitions at the SAMHSA SOAR TA Center, and New SOAR Jobs

August 2020: Supplemental Security Income for Children Fact Sheet Series, In Case You Missed It: SOAR Webinars on SAMHSA's YouTube Channel, and Success Stories from CA and FL

July 2020: Demonstrate the Impact of SOAR: Enter Your Outcomes, Maryland Creates Coaching Program for First-Time SOAR Providers, Social Security Administration Working to Meet Customers’ Needs During COVID-19

June 2020: 10,000th Person Graduates from SAMHSA SOAR Online Course: Adult Curriculum, New Podcast! VA and SOAR: Income and Benefits Dialogue, and Article Examines Using University-Community Partnerships for SOAR Implementation as a Mechanism to End Homelessness

May 2020: COVID-19 Resources for SOAR Providers, Celebrate National Prevention Week, and Social Security and COVID-19

April 2020: Appeals Toolkit from the SAMHSA SOAR TA Center, April Is Social Security Month, Celebrate National Public Health Week with SOAR

March 2020: Unaccompanied Youth Brief, Updated and Enhanced SSA-1696, and the Orlando Leadership Academy Recap 

February 2020: Enhance your SAMHSA SOAR Toolbox, a Success Story from Kansas, and Partner Opportunities from GAINS and ARDRAW

January 2020: 2019 National SAMHSA SOAR Outcomes Issue Brief, SOAR Webinar Explores SSA's Sequential Evaluation, and Two Success Stories from Michigan