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FREE TAX PREPARATION

When: Mon & Sat at 10:00 am, from January 27, 2020 until April 13, 2020

 

Tax services information with Community Services:

Community Services is partnering with Grow Brooklyn and Single Stop for FREE tax preparation this season. We have tax preparers on-site this season Schedule: 1/27/2020 - 4/13/2020 Mondays 10am-3pm Saturdays 10am-3pm All who are interested in filing their taxes with Community Services can do so by contacting our hotline at 347-844-0220 or via link https://growbrooklynfree.as.me/FifthAve Filing back years, up to 3 years, amended taxes and ITIN applicants are welcomed Filing income guidelines Family: $65,000 Individual: $45,000

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Albany Lobby Day

When: Thursday, February 13, 2020

 

Join us while we travel to Albany to advocate for those living in poor conditions in NYCHA developments, the homeless population, and abolishing MCIS.  

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, Art/Music, Community

Call for Creative Organizers

When: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Where: Center for Court Innovation

The Arts Strategies Department of the Center for Court Innovation is searching for artists or creative people to apply for the opportunity to use the arts to foster community safety, healing, a sense of belonging to place, or civic engagement in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Artists and arts organizations with a strong connection to Red Hook are encouraged to propose projects that will be supported with up to $40,000 and will start in March 2020. Click the link for more info/ to apply: https://www.courtinnovation.org/arts-rfp

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Cooking For Life Instructor Wanted

 

 

Be part of the solution. We are looking for a dynamic, engaging chef or culinary professional to help lead a group of our students through a spectrum of culinary experiences, from introductory knife skills to professional level food preparation. Cook For Life (C4L) is a culinary arts training program for Brooklyn Frontiers High School (BFHS) and South Brooklyn Community High School (SBCHS) students operating out of the kitchen at SBCHS. Please email Resume and Cover letter to:  Joanne Condori, LTW Job & Internship Coordinator, Good Shepherd Services & South Brooklyn Community High School; 718-422-1900 Joanne_Condori@goodshepherds.org

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Apply for Foodstamps ONLINE!

When: Friday, July 12, 2019

 

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly known as "food stamps") provides food assistance for nearly 1.8 million low-income New Yorkers including families, the elderly and the disabled. The program helps families and individuals supplement the cost of their diet with nutritious foods. How to Apply You can apply online on ACCESS HRA. Read the user guide for ACCESS HRA. You can call our Infoline at 718-557-1399 to have an application mailed to you You can pick up an application at one of our SNAP centers You can print out an application and drop off at a SNAP center:SNAP Benefits Application (LDSS-4826): English Español

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Stop the Bleed Class

When: Mar 10, 2020 5:00-6:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Library, 7 Wolcott Street

Stop the Bleed is a program which empowers everyday citizens by teaching them how to use life-saving measures when first responders may be delayed. The course focuses on: The immediate response to bleeding Recognize life-threatening bleeding Appropriate ways to stop bleeding Registration encouraged but not required. https://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/stop-bleed-red-hook-auditorium-20200310 This course is offered by Maimonides Medical Center Trauma Injury Prevention/Education Outreach injuryprevention@maimonidesmed.org 718-283-2828

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Health

Caregiver Support from NYU Langone

When: Feb 11, 2020 5:00-6:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Library, 7 Wolcott Street

Are you caring for a family member or friend with memory problems? Research has shown that caregivers who receive emotional and practical support experience measurable improvements in depression, stress, and physical well-being. Come learn about how NYU Langone’s Family Support Program can help you. • Care consultation • Support services for caregivers and for those with memory loss • Workshops on caregiving, legal and financial planning and more • free of charge! https://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/caregiver-support-nyu-red-hook-auditorium-20200211

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Infant CPR for parents, caregivers, and birth/baby professionals

When: Jan 22, 2020 6:30-

Where: Nest Space 518 Court Street Brooklyn, New York 11231 Brooklyn, NY 11231

COMMON SENSE CPR IS FOUNDED ON THE IDEA OF SAFETY FOR EVERYONE – ADULTS, CHILDREN, AND INFANTS. WE OFFER CLASSES IN CPR, FIRST AID, AND AED TRAINING. OUR SPECIALTY IS IN INFANT CPR AND CHILD CPR. WE ALSO REGULARLY CONDUCT CLASSES IN ADULT CPR. BASED IN THE NEW YORK CITY METRO REGION, WE CONDUCT CORPORATE CPR AND SAFETY TRAINING FOR A NUMBER OF BUSINESS THROUGHOUT THE AREA. WE HAVE A NUMBER OF OPTIONS THAT WE CAN CATER TO YOUR BUSINESS, SCHOOL, OR FAMILY. WE ARE CERTIFIED TO TEACH CPR AND FIRST AID THROUGH THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION AND THE AMERICAN RED CROSS.

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Healthy Families Red Hook

When: Mondays, from December 17, 2019 until December 31, 2020

Where: We come to you!

Is Healthy Families Red Hook for YOU? Are YOU expecting a baby or are the parent of an infant younger than 3 months of age? If YOU answered YES to any of the questions, then Healthy Families Red Hook is for you! Contact Information: Call Shaqwanda at (347) 638-3051 Call Ronda at (347) 638-3064 Email: HealthyFamilies@nyulangone.org

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