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Help is here to navigate state’s health insurance exchange

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SEATTLE — The Seattle Public Library, Public Health-Seattle King County and a host of other community organizations have banded together to help area residents determine their eligibility for the programs offered under the Affordable Care Act.

Seven locations throughout the city will provide assistance for those trying to determine their eligibility. The meetings are free and help is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. You do not need to make a reservation to attend the meetings. The meetings will take place until Dec. 26.

Information about Washington Healthplanfinder can be found here.

Here is the current calendar; updates and changes will be posted here.

Central Library

Oct. 7- Dec. 14

  • 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays
  • 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays
  • 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays
  • 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays
  • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays

Ballard Branch

Oct. 7-Nov. 27

  • 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays

Broadview Branch

  • 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3
  • 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1

 Columbia Branch

  • 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7
  • 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23
  • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6
  • 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15
  • 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12

 Delridge Branch

  • 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9
  • 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13
  • 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11

 Douglass-Truth Branch

Oct. 10-Dec. 26

  • 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursdays

High Point Branch

Oct. 5 -Dec. 21

  • 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays

 Northgate Branch

Oct. 9 -Dec. 18

  • 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays

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6 Comments to “Help is here to navigate state’s health insurance exchange”

    Anonymous said:
    September 19, 2013 at 10:10 PM

    You d

    Anonymous said:
    September 19, 2013 at 10:11 PM

    You don’t need a workshop for that, it’s easy!
    1. Pull pants down
    2. Bend over!
    See? Easy!

    cwl said:
    September 20, 2013 at 7:57 AM

    DEFUND NOW!!! My insurance has gone up over $300 a month in the last 5 years. I'm self employed and obama is SCREWING people like me and he does it with a smile. His way or the highway …. well hit the highway obama!!!

    Slam1263 said:
    September 20, 2013 at 9:02 PM

    I just got notice that my premiums are going up $500 a freaking month.

    Where can I opt out?

    Harry said:
    September 23, 2013 at 11:13 PM

    In order to navigate state health insurance we have found that many health care organizations are used to serve quality health assurance service in their surroundings. After Obamacare we must assured with better health insurance coverage program under which people are able to repair their health care issues and also we must sure that through Obamacare we are able to get sufficient health care service and assurance program.

    Randy said:
    September 27, 2013 at 8:46 PM

    Agree or not, the more information you give out their for education, the more it helps. As an agent in another state, it going to be interesting to see how this plays out. Keep reading up and learning, as we all are going to be bombarded with info here in a few days.

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