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    Updated June 7, 2013

Actors Fund Seminars - New York

Workshops, Groups and Seminars Free of charge

For a full list of current services visit www.actorsfund.org.

For free seminars in Los Angeles click here...

Regularly Scheduled Seminars

Continuing Activities
For a list of current services, visit www.actorsfund.org)

Social Services

AA MEETING - THE GREEN ROOM
Every Wednesday, 5:30 - 6:30 PM
Info 212.221.7300 ext. 114
rgilbert@actorsfund.org

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS MEETING
Thursdays, 6:15 - 7:45 PM
Info 212.221.7300 ext. 114
ddaley@actorsfund.org

Employment and Training
Call 212.354.5480 x 253
blevinson@actorsfund.org

ACTORS WORK PROGRAM ORIENTATION
Mondays, 12 - 2:30 PM
Space is limited.
Doors closed 5 minutes after.
If you are a member of an entertainment industry union, please bring your card.

NETWORK NOW
Mondays, 2:30 - 4:30 PM
AWP Orientation attendance required.

JOB SEARCH AND INTERVIEW SKILLS CLINIC
Wednesdays, 12 - 2:30 PM
AWP Orientation attendance required.

JOB SEARCH INTENSIVE
Wednesdays - 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Open to AWP members who have attended at least one job search seminar.

RESUME WRITING WORKSHOP
3rd & 4th Thursdays
12 - 2 PM
AWP Orientation attendance required.

CAREER EXPLORATION 101
3rd & 4th Fridays
12:00 - 2:00 pm For AWP members by reservation only.

Health

The Al Hirschfeld Free Health Clinic
provides free health care to uninsured and underinsured documented entertainment industry professionals between the ages of 18 to 64.
info:212.489.1939
jpearl@actorsfund.org

GETTING AND KEEPING HEALTH INSURANCE
Thursdays
12:30 - 1:30 PM

The Dancers Health Insurance Resource Center
info: 800.798.8447 ext. 280
jbrown@actorsfund.org

Welcome to Medicare
Every Monday
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
This seminar is for anyone who will soon be getting Medicare and wants to learn more about how it works, or for anyone who currently has Medicare and has questions about it. It will be facilitated by an Actors Fund staff person and a volunteer trained by the Medicare Rights Center.
Coffee, tea and cookies will be served.
Reservations not necessary. You can just show up!

Housing

2013 Housing Seminars
A review of long term options to obtaining affordable rental housing: 80/20 housing, tenants' rights information, and more. This one time seminar will be presented seven times in 2013. Reservations not necessary. First come, first served!
2013 - 4/1, 5/20, 7/15, 9/9, 10/28, 12/16
The Actors Fund
729 Seventh Avenue, 10th Floor
kborg@actorsfund.org

The Dorothy Ross Friedman Residence,
(formerly The Aurora),The Actors Fund's 30-story high rise in Manhattan offering supportive, affordable housing for low income working professionals, seniors and people living with HIV/AIDS, is now accepting applications.

The Schermerhorn, The Actors Fund's facility in collaboration with Common Ground, featuring affordable, supportive housing for single adults, is now accepting applications.

Notify NYC
In NYC emergencies can happen at any time. Notify NYC is a new program from the New York City Office of Emergency Management designed to keep you up to date about emergencies and services that impact all New Yorkers, whether it?s at home, work, or in the community. Choose from alerts about events, public health, school closings and delays and parking rules suspensions, and have them sent to your either your email or mobile phone. Register for free by visiting www.NYC.gov/notifynyc or by calling 311 today.

This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.




Workshops


Sideline and Parallel Careers for the Entertainment Industry Professional
More info...

Hear from your peers who have developed satisfying work to complement their industry work in such fields as arts in education, real estate sales, graphic design, training and administrative support.

No reservations or RSVP necessary. Just show up!

Thursday, June 20

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
AFM Local 802
322 West 48th Street, (between 8th & 9th Avenues)
info: pschwadron@actorsfund.org

Opportunities in Sales and Marketing
More info...

AWP members who use their extroverted people skills to create rewarding work in marketing and sales of products or services will share how this work fits with their overall career plans.

No reservation or pre-registration required, just show up!

Thursday, July 18

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

AFM Local 802
322 West 48th Street, (between 8th & 9th Avenues)
info: pschwadron@actorsfund.org


Groups


Seminars


Health Care Reform for Small Businesses and Sole Proprietors
More info...

Let Health Care Reform Work for You and Your Business!

Did you know there are currently tax credits for small businesses that offer health insurance to their employees? Come to this free workshop and find out answers to questions like these:

  • What will my options be in 2014?
  • What are my responsibilities as an employer?
  • How can health care reform reduce my health insurance costs?

Find out how health care reform will affect you, and why you need to understand it now.

First:
Tuesday, July 2 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, August 6 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 3 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, October 1 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, November 5 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The Actors Fund
729 7th Avenue 11th Floor
RSVP: rmarinaro@actorsfund.org

Housing Seminar
More info...

A review of long term options to obtaining affordable rental housing: 80/20 housing, tenants' rights information, and more. This one time seminar is presented seven times throughout the year in 2013.

Reservations not necessary. First come, first served.

2013 Dates

  • Monday, July 15 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Monday, September 9 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Monday, October 28 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Monday, December 16 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

729 Seventh Avenue, 10th Floor
Email: kborg@actorsfund.org



The Actors Fund Programs & Services Brochures
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For more information on any of these seminars and groups, please visit www.actorsfund.org


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