Those who have questions about the Affordable Care Act or who need help enrolling in the Health Insurance Marketplace can get assistance in English and Spanish from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, March 21, on the Clearwater Campus of St. Petersburg College.
The deadline for enrollment is March 31.
Throughout the event, trained and licensed Marketplace navigators and application counselors will be on-site to educate and help consumers through the application, plan selection and enrollment process.
The navigators and counselors will provide both general information and one-on-one assistance to consumers who may have specific situations or need help troubleshooting Marketplace applications.
The one-on-one sessions will take place in designated private areas.
Consumers are encouraged to make appointments for the event, but walk-in traffic is welcome.
Spanish-speaking assisters, as well as Marketplace literature and information (in English/Spanish), will be available.
The campus is at 2465 Drew St., Clearwater. The event will be on the second floor of the Ethics and Social Sciences (ES) building on the south side of the campus. Nearby parking is available.
Consumers should be prepared to enroll at the event with these documents and information:
- Social Security Numbers & Immigration Documents (if applicable) for the household
- Employer and income information for every member of the household (will be expected to provide a 2014 income projection)
- Health insurance policy information if currently insured.
- E-mail address (with username/password) for Marketplace account creation. Consumers can also create an e-mail address during the event with help from the assisters.
To make an appointment:
Call the Cognosante Tampa Bay Marketplace Office:
- English: 813-281-4833
- Spanish: 813-281-4683
To learn more about the Affordable Care Act or the Insurance Marketplace:
Marketplace Hotline: 1-800-318-2596