Brainfuse VetNow Press Release

Emmetsburg Public Library launches live help for Vveterans and their families that includes assistance for veterans and their families with potential eligible benefits in education, employment, healthcare, and housing.

Emmetsburg, IA Friday, February 22, 2019 – Emmetsburg Public Library is pleased to announce the launch of Brainfuse VetNowTM - support for your community's veterans and their families with navigating the VA bureaucracy, providing academic tutoring, and employment transition assistance. VetNow™ will be available to all patrons from any computer or mobile device starting Monday, February 25, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Mondays through FridaysTo access VetNow™, please visit the library's website at https://www.emmetsburg.lib.ia.us/research-learning/brainfuse.

 

VetNow includes the following features:   

 

LIVE ONLINE NAVIGATORS: VetNow Navigators are trained to help veterans and families connect with valuable benefits and resources:

  • Answer questions related to  benefits eligibility
  • Refer patrons to applicable community resources for housing, healthcare and education benefits
  • Assist patrons with locating accredited claims agents

JOB TOOLS: Designed to help with all stages of the job hunting process, the VetNow Job Tools feature career coaching, expert resume assistance, live interview preparation, and more. With the Job Tools patrons are able to:

  • Use the career resources to discover their best career fit based on education, experience,  and personality
  • Search for a job with nationwide and local resources
  • Download template for the most common resume types
  • Receive resume and cover letter assistance from  trained experts
  • Brush up on interview techniques or get live online interview practice from trained job coaches

 

COLLEGE SKILLS: Users build academic skills and prepare for college with VetNow's array of tools, including:

  • Interaction with live tutors in a wide range of college level subjects
  • Live skills  tutoring  and  an  extensive  library of lessons, video tutorials, and practice tests including SAT, ACT, TEAS, HESI,  GRE, GMAT and more
  • Live or asynchronous expert analysis of writing, complete with constructive comments
  • Asynchronous 24/7 help with academic questions
  • Live help for language  learners
  • Create and share flashcards, tests, and educational games

 

About Brainfuse™

Brainfuse is one of the nation's leading online tutoring providers, serving a diversified client base of libraries, school districts and colleges/universities for over 18 years. With Brainfuse, users receive real-time tutoring from instructors via our proprietary online classroom. We serve hundreds of library systems throughout the country, including the New Mexico State Library, the Suffolk Cooperative Library System, the San Francisco Public Library, the Sacramento Public Library, The Free Library of Philadelphia, and North America's largest homework help program through the Chicago Public Library. For more information about Brainfuse services, please contact us at info@brainfuse.com.