On Tuesday, June 11, at 10:00 a.m., the Westfield Memorial Library will host a Senior Citizens Outreach program. The library is located at 550 East Broad Street.
This talk is sponsored by the Union County Department of Human Services, Division on Aging and Division of Social Services. It will cover how seniors can get help with a variety of programs including Pharmaceutical Assistance (PAAD), Senior Gold Pharmaceutical Assistance, Gas and Electric Bills (Lifeline),State Health Insurance Program (SHIP), Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and the Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).
Presenters will also provide information about state Medicaid programs such as Global Options and the screening process, in addition to other home care assistance programs. Eligibility requirements differ for each program.
The program is free and open to the public. To register for the program, visit the library’s website at www.wmlnj.org, click on the Online Calendar, or call 908.789.4090 extension 0.
Founded in 1879, the Westfield Memorial Library—the community’s destination for discovery and ideas—engages minds, entertains spirits and facilitates lifelong learning for people of all ages. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and closed on Sundays for the summer.
For more information call 908.789.4090, visit the library’s website at www.wmlnj.org, and sign up for the monthly e-newsletter “Library Loop,” or stop by the library at 550 East Broad Street for a copy of the award-winning quarterly newsletter “Take Note.”