Advice roadshow comes to Magherafelt

LIBRARIES NI in partnership with A2B, invite you to come along to a Check it Out Advice Roadshow in Magherafelt Library on Wednesday 25 April from 10.30am – 12.30pm.

This event is being held to give people the opportunity to seek advice and talk to the experts on a range of subjects, including benefit entitlement for your family, money and consumer advice and the Warm Homes Scheme NI.

There will be a wide range of experts on hand, offering advice on how to make your life healthier and less stressful, including the local pharmacist, who will be offering free blood pressure and blood sugar checks.

Family Support NI will be coming along to promote their website which directs the public to all kinds of local services, the Consumer Council and Beat the Recession will be on hand to offer advice on how to shop more wisely and make the most of your money during hard times and Volunteer Now will be coming along to share opportunities available for people to volunteer their time and skills, to enhance job opportunities and life skills.

Mary Jo Curran, Information Services Manager with Libraries NI, explained: “Libraries NI is delighted to be holding a Check it Out Advice Roadshow in Magherafelt Library on Wednesday 25th April and would like to invite everyone to come along to this free library event to find out what you, your parents and your family are missing out on.”

One of the aims of Libraries NI is to promote key information services to the public, so by partnering with A2B and inviting other services and organisations along to this event, we can offer people in the Magherafelt area information and details of services available to them.”

Admission to this event is free, light refreshments will be provided and everyone is welcome to come along. For further information, you can contact Magherafelt Library on 028 7963 2278 or email

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