Countdown to Coverage—March 31st is the Deadline to Enroll in Health Insurance

Now is the time for individuals and families without insurance to apply for coverage at the NY State of Health the Official Health Plan Marketplace (NYSOH). Open enrollment for individuals and families closes on March 31, 2014.

The Health Plan Marketplace can help people find affordable health insurance. Early care and learning programs can promote NYSOH to help families get covered.

Webinar Connecting Families to Coverage on March 7th at 10:0010:30 am  

On Friday, March 7th, the Schuyler Center will partner with the NY State of Health the Official Health Plan Marketplace (NYSOH), and the Early Care & Learning Council, to provide a 30 minute webinar covering the importance of health insurance for families, an introduction to the NYSOH, enrollment procedures, and consumer assistance. This short webinar will help programs understand what families need to know about contacting the NYSOH and what services are available.

If you have questions on enrolling for insurance—plan to attend this free webinar!  There is no registration required, just click on this link: at 10:00 am on March 7th.

Be sure to put it on your calendar!

Newsletter Article Template

The Schuyler Center developed a newsletter article template that child care agencies can drop into their newsletters or distribute to families. The article contains links and phone numbers to connect families to the NYSOH and information on how to get enrollment assistance.