Archive for September, 2010

Young Invincibles Press Conference – National Health Care Reform & Young Adult Coverage

September 23, 2010

WHAT:                  Press Conference

WHEN:                  Thurs. Sept. 23, 11 a.m.

WHERE:                New Paltz Medical Center, 279 Main Street/Route 299, New Paltz, NY 12561

WHO:

  • Susan Callahan, Asst. Vice President, Mid-Hudson Institute for Family Health
  • Terry Dugan, Mayor, Village of New Paltz
  • Vincent Martello, Director of Community Relations, Ulster County Dept. of Health
  • Dionda Primus, age 22, resident of Rosendale, NY; employed in various part-time jobs
  • Hector Rodriguez, member, Ulster County Legislature
  • Amanda Sisenstein, Young Invincibles
  • Alix Wojcik, age 25, resident of Rosendale, NY; instructor, Ulster County Community College
  • Susan Zimet, member, Ulster County Legislature

More info:  607-227-4281 or mtbishop@gmail.com

Got Coverage? Educational Panel on Health Care

September 22, 2010

Are you one of the 1 million young adult New Yorkers that does not have health insurance? Are you worried that you will not have health insurance after you graduate? Did you know that starting September 23rd, thanks to the recent health care law, you will be able to stay on your parents health care plan until you are 26. If you are a New York resident you may be able to stay on your parents health care plan until you are 29. Join the CUNY Law School Democrats, Young Invincibles and Metro NY Health Care for All Campaign for an educational panel on how to get covered!

Panelists
Kinda Serafi, Policy Director, Children’s Defense Fund
Matt Bishop, NYS Liaison, Young Invincibles
CUNY Law School Student

WHAT: Got Coverage? – Educational Panel on Young Adult Health Care Coverage

WHERE: CUNY Law School, Room 135

65-21 Main Street, Flushing, NY

WHEN: Thursday, September 23, 12:15 – 1:45 PM