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Training: Emergency Assistance Grants - New York, NY

Wednesday, April 22 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Instructor -- Sienna Fontaine, Esq. Legal Services NYC-Bronx Discover how to help clients get an emergency assistance grant when facing a financial crisis. Typically known as "one shot deals" or "emergency grants, the training will focus on who is eligible, how an emergency is defined, how to obt

Training: Learning the Ropes of Welfare Advocacy for Non-Attorneys - New York, NY

Wednesday, April 29 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Instructor -- Leslie Boutin Benefits Plus Learning Center Knowing how public benefit programs function is the first step in effective advocacy. Take the next step and learn how to ensure your clients receive the benefits they are entitled to by taking this training. Learn how to assess a clients

Next Door Project: Intake Session April 30 - New York, NY

Thursday, April 30 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

The Next Door Project trains older adult volunteers to help people with conviction histories request, read, and repair their NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services rap sheets (and FBI rap sheets, if they have arrests from outside New York State).   If you or someone you know would like our h

Join us! NY Reentry Roundtable Albany Advocacy Day - New York, NY

Tuesday, May 05 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Here in New York, nearly 25,000 people return home from state prisons each year. Formerly incarcerated men and women face tough legal barriers to rebuilding their lives--barriers that contribute to high rates of unemployment, poverty, and increased recidivism. On May 5, members of the NY Reentr

Training: The World of Immigrants' Eligibility for Public Benefits - New York, NY

Wednesday, May 06 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Instructor -- Diane Wenzler Benefits Plus Learning Center Immigrants face additional challenges when trying to access public benefits. Find out about qualified aliens, PRUCOL status, the undocumented, as well as which immigrants qualify for which benefits. We will include an in-depth review of

Join Us May 14 for 'A Taste of Two Cities' - New York, NY 10003, NY

Thursday, May 14 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

  You are invited to a memorable food experience that celebrates the culinary life and culture of New York's immigrant communities--the heart and soul of our city. Guests will be transported to turn of the 20th Century New York, enjoying food and music of the period as we showcase the critical

Join Us! Health Initiatives Volunteer Open House - New York, NY

Wednesday, May 20 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Learn how you can help New Yorkers understand their health insurance and solve problems with their coverage.                       Health Initiatives volunteers answer our toll-free consumer assistance helpline and assist thousands of people wi

Join Us! Health Initiatives Volunteer Open House - New York, NY

Wednesday, May 20 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Learn how you can help New Yorkers understand their health insurance and solve problems with their coverage.                       Health Initiatives volunteers answer our toll-free consumer assistance helpline and assist thousands of people wi

Join us! Health Initiatives Volunteer Open House - New York, NY

Saturday, June 20 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Learn how you can help New Yorkers understand their health insurance and solve problems with their coverage.                       Health Initiatives volunteers answer our toll-free consumer assistance helpline and assist thousands of people wi

Join us! Health Initiatives Volunteer Open House Events - New York, NY

Wednesday, July 01 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Learn how you can help New Yorkers understand their health insurance and solve problems with their coverage.                       Health Initiatives volunteers answer our toll-free consumer assistance helpline and assist thousands of people wi

New Volunteer Open House: Community Health Advocates - New York, NY

Wednesday, July 15 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Help New Yorkers understand and use their health insurance and access health care services.                       Join us on July 15 to learn about new volunteer opportunities. CHA volunteers answer our toll-free consumer assistance helpline an

New Volunteer Open House: Community Health Advocates - New York, NY

Wednesday, July 15 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Help New Yorkers understand and use their health insurance and access health care services.                       Join us on July 15 to learn about new volunteer opportunities. CHA volunteers answer our toll-free consumer assistance helpline an

New Volunteer Open House: Community Health Advocates (CHA) - New York, NY

Wednesday, July 15 , 2015 | Click Here for more info.

Help New Yorkers understand and use their health insurance and access health care services.                       Join us on July 15 to learn about new volunteer opportunities. CHA volunteers answer our toll-free consumer assistance helpline an