Author: Olivia McCarthy

The Health Insurance Marketplace is Now Open for Business and Free Help is available with enrollment

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 1, 2017

  • Health

OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS NOVEMBER 1ST AND ENDS DECEMBER 15TH FREE Open Enrollment events will offer assistance with signing up for Federally Funded Marketplace insurance on Healthcare.gov. NO APPOINTMENTS NECESSARY Free service includes creation of an online account, completing an application, receiving results listing eligible Cost Share Reductions and Premium Tax Credits, and enrolling in the health plan…



Join The Village! Parenting support group meets on Wednesdays from 5:30pm-7pm @ Mount Calvary Church

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 1, 2017

  • Health

  JOIN THE VILLAGE PARENTING SUPPORT GROUP Presented by Minority Behavioral Health Group. This support group takes a holistic and culturally specific approach to understanding and reducing the impact of maternal and paternal stress pre and post-natal along with focusing on the psychological well-being of our children. Groups for children are held simultaneously. WEDNESDAYS 5:30PM…



Aramark is hiring on Thursday, November 9th from 9am-12pm @ OhioMeansJobs Center

by Olivia McCarthy

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9TH 9:00AM – 12:00PM OhioMeansJobs Summit (The Job Center) 1040 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron ARAMARK & KENT STATE UNIVERSITY DINING SERVICES IS HIRING FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS – Cashiers – Baristas – Dishwashers – Food Service Workers – Bakers – Food Prep Workers – Line Cooks BRING TWO FORMS OF ID & YOUR RESUME Contact Michael Wenum…



Financial Literacy event at Main Library, downtown Akron on Thursday, November 9th from 11am-Noon

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 1, 2017

  • Reentry

REENTRY IN MOTION FINANCIAL LITERACY THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9TH 11AM – NOON Main Library, Room 2AB 60 South High St., Akron Kathleen Seminatore, Investigator, Summit County Office of Consumer Affairs, will discuss how to improve your credit score, lower your bills, set up a monthly budget, apply for PIPP and HEAP, avoid scams, and much more.…



Free Nutrition & Fitness talks in November

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 1, 2017

  • Health

FREE MONTHLY LECTURE SERIES NuFit: Nutrition & Fitness Education for a new you! Get the latest information on nutrition and fitness: new recipes, facts and myths, and tips from our experts. Bring a friend and enjoy a healthy snack! Reservations are encouraged. NOVEMBER TOPICS Winter Root Vegetables Effective Exercise for the Busy Person TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7TH 6:00pm –…



Free Grief Support Group to help with Holiday Stress on Wednesday, November 8th @ Hospice Care Center, Akron

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 30, 2017

  • Health

FREE GRIEF SUPPORT TO HELP REDUCE HOLIDAY STRESS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8TH 2:00PM – 4:00PM & 6:00PM – 8:00PM Justin T. Rogers Hospice Care Center 3358 Ridgewood Road, Copley (map) Discuss stress-related concerns for the bereaved during the holiday season. Learn how to balance the reality of grief with the expectations for the holidays. Hear about…



HEAP Assistance at ASCA starts on November 1st – Walk-in Assistance available or By Appointment

by Olivia McCarthy

The Emergency Home Energy Winter Crisis Program (E-HEAP) provides up to $175 in assistance once per heating season to income eligible households that are disconnected, threatened with disconnection, or have less than a ten day supply of bulk fuel. YOU MUST HAVE REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION WHEN YOU ARRIVE Akron Summit Community Action 670 W. Exchange St.,…