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Free Early Developmental Screenings

Children’s Specialized Hospital will conduct Free Early Developmental Screenings at the New Brunswick Free Public Library on December 17. This is a free developmental screening for children ages 1 to 5 years old along with the sharing of valuable resources for parents curious about early childhood development. 13 percent of children in the United States have a developmental delay and many are not identified by the time they enter kindergarten.

For more information or to schedule a free screening please call (908) 301-5498 or visit www.childrens-specialized.org/screening. Screenings will be scheduled every 30 minutes. Registration is encouraged.

This community service is made possible by the Kohl’s Autism Awareness program at Children’s Specialized Hospital.

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Professional Development Opportunity Available for New Library Conversation Cafe Volunteers

The New Brunswick Free Public Library in collaboration with The Conversation Tree has announced a Professional Development opportunity for volunteers interested in learning how to support adult learners in the Conversation Cafe. The Conversation Cafe is an informal conversation group for adult language learners over the age of 18.  Participants from the community engage in […]

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Healthcare Insurance Marketplace Enrollment Assistance

Receive free assistance regarding enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace on December 18 at the New Brunswick Free Public Library, provided by the Community Health Law Project  and other Federal Healthcare Navigators.

Residents will be seen by appointment by these professionals and receive counseling and instructions on successfully enrolling in a healthcare plan.

To make an appointment please call the library at (732) 735-5108.

All participants are asked to bring the following information:

  • The home or mailing addresses for everyone applying for coverage
  • Social Security numbers of those applying for coverage
  • Employer and income information for every member of the household, including pay stubs or W-2 forms
  • Policy numbers for any current  health insurance plans covering members of the household and notices from current plans that that include the plan ID.

Open Enrollment in the Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplace runs through February 15, 2015.

For more information visit www.chlp.org.

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New Brunswick Free Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting

The New Brunswick Free Public library Board of Trustees meet on the fourth Wednesday of the month, except for the month of December, in which they meet  on the second Wednesday of the month, and the months of June and November, during which they meet on the third Wednesday.

Meetings are held at the New Brunswick Free Public Library or the Henry Guest House, located at 60 Livingston Ave. and 58 Livingston Ave., respectively.

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Health Insurance Answers at the New Brunswick Free Public Library

Open enrollment in the Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplace currently runs through February 15, 2015.
Deborah Fennelly, Senior Attorney at the Community Health Law Project, will be at the New Brunswick Free Public library on December 9 to answer questions about private insurance and Medicaid.

Attendees at the forum may also make future appointments for assistance with actual enrollment. These appointments will take place at the Eric B. Chandler Center in New Brunswick.

The Community Health Law Project (CHLP) was chosen as one of the four New Jersey Federal Navigators to assist the public during the enrollment period.

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