The Verdant Health Commission and WithinReach are offering free assistance with health insurance enrollment on four Thursdays beginning Nov. 20, from 10:30–11:30 a.m., at the Mountlake Terrace WorkSource office, 6405 218th Street SW, Suite 100.
WithinReach certified health insurance assisters will be on hand Nov. 20, Dec. 4, Dec. 11 and Dec. 18 to assist those seeking insurance coverage through the Washington Health Benefit Exchange or other insurance options.
Registration for assistance is not required, but appointments can be scheduled in advance. With new provisions of the Affordable Care Act becoming effective, most people are now required to have health insurance. Open enrollment in the Washington State health insurance exchange is between Nov. 15 and Feb. 15. For more information, call 1-800-322-2588.