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Access Health CT to Hold Health Insurance Enrollment Fairs



    Access Health CT to Hold Health Insurance Enrollment Fairs
    FILE - This April 30, 2013 file photo shows the short form for the new federal Affordable Care Act application in Washington. Getting covered through President Barack Obama�s health care law might feel like a combination of doing your taxes and making a big purchase that requires some research. You�ll need accurate income information for your household, plus some understanding of how health insurance works, so you can get the financial assistance you qualify for and pick a health plan that�s right for your needs. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)

    This week, Access Health CT will be holding enrollment fairs in Hartford, Waterbury, Bridgeport, Norwalk and Norwich during which community members can sign up for insurance plans in the state’s new health insurance marketplace.

    Customers can meet with insurance brokers or certified assistants to talk about the impact of healthcare reform and how to enroll in a health insurance plan.

    Upcoming enrollment fairs include:


    Saturday, Nov. 16 from 12-4 p.m.
    Norwalk Public Library Auditorium
    1 Belden Ave. in Norwalk
    Register at

    Saturday, Nov. 16 from 10:20 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
    Otis Library Community Room
    261 Main Street in Norwalk
    Register at


    Access Health CT and Congressman Jim Himes will hold a free event to provide information about how Healthcare Reform will impact you and your family, explain how you might receive financial help on health care coverage through Access Health CT and give guidance on enrolling in health care coverage. 
    Saturday, Nov. 16, 11 a.m.: registration and refreshments; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.: healthy chat and question and answer, Tully Health Center Auditorium, 32 Strawberry Hill Court

    Learn more here:

    Visit to register for the fairs and find a checklist of what to bring.

    For a full list of upcoming health insurance fairs, go to

    For complete coverage of the Affordable Care Act implementation as well as tools, calculators, state-by-state information and a detailed FAQ, visit our ACA section.