FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 13, 2009

CONTACT: Jim Lowney, 908-527-4711

 

Partnership for Prescription Assistance

Freeholder Chairman Alex Mirabella (2nd L) and Freeholder Rayland Van Blake (L) speak with Union County Director of Human Services Frank Guzzo and Lucy Montgomery, the New Jersey Coordinator for the Partnership for Prescription Assistance, outside the Union County One-Stop Career Center in Plainfield where the “Help is Here Express” bus was parked with information about prescription drug coverage for uninsured county residents
(Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)

Union County Freeholder Chairman Alex Mirabella (2nd L) and Freeholder Rayland Van Blake (L) speak with Union County Director of Human Services Frank Guzzo and Lucy Montgomery, the New Jersey Coordinator for the Partnership for Prescription Assistance, outside the Union County One-Stop Career Center in Plainfield where the “Help is Here Express” bus was parked with information about prescription drug coverage for uninsured county residents. The bus is outfitted with computer terminals and is staffed by trained specialists to help visitors apply for assistance from more than 475 different programs that provide free or low-cost medications. The event was hosted by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders. For more information about the Partnership for Prescription Assistance, please visit www.pprarx.org or call 888-4PPA-NOW.