Do You Need Your Foreign Nursing Credentials Evaluated?

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CGFNS prescreens foreign educated nurses wishing to practice in the U.S. Prescreening involves a review of the nurses education; licensure in the home country; English language proficiency testing; and a predictor exam that provides an indicator of the nurse’s ability to pass the U.S. national licensure exam (NCLEX). For more information, click here.

Health and Dental Insurance (Low-Cost)

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Since 2004, Montgomery County has been partnering with the National Association of Counties (NACo) to provide FREE prescription discount cards and residents have saved more than $32 million since the Montgomery RX program began. They have now joined NACo’s Live Healthy program. The Live Healthy program continues to provide FREE prescription discount cards and has added a […]

Healthcare Certificate Scholarships Available

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Are you interested in starting a career in the healthcare field? The Primary Care Coalition can help pay for your training at Montgomery College to become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA),  Geriatric Nursing Assistant (GNA), pharmacy technician, or phlebotomy (blood drawing) technician. When you graduate from this 3-month, part-time class, PCC will connect you to […]

Free Virtual Financial Workshops

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Join the Latino Economic Development Center every first Thursday of the month on Zoom from 4:00PM to 6:00PM to gain knowledge and tools to achieve financial prosperity. Be part of the LEDC Financial Empowerment Community. For more information, click here. Únase al Centro de Desarrollo Económico Latino cada tercer jueves del mes en Zoom de […]

Metro Prices Changing – Introducing New Fares for Low Income Residents

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On June 20, Metro will introduce Metro Lift, an income-qualified reduced-fare program that will provide DC, Maryland, and Virginia residents enrolled in Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) a 50 percent discount for any trip on Metrorail and Metrobus. More information is available here.  On June 26, Metro will remove higher fares during peak travel times. Instead, […]