Since October 1, 2013, individuals, families and small
businesses throughout Illinois have been able to sign up for quality
health coverage through Get Covered Illinois - the Official Health
Marketplace by visiting www.GetCoveredIllinois.gov. Through the Marketplace, Illinois residents can get to the right
place to shop and compare all of the health insurance plans offered by
On Saturday, November 2,
the Will County Health Department will participate in the "Cover Your
Community" Day of Action, a statewide effort to educate Illinois
residents about Get Covered Illinois and the health insurance options
available to them. The Will County Health Department will host an
educational booth covering topics including: what types of coverages are
offered, how to get coverage, plan costs and financial help, Medicaid,
local resources and more. Specially trained counselors, called
Navigators, will be present to assist residents, answer questions in
person and to schedule appointments for assistance with completing
enrollment applications for health insurance coverage.
What: Educational booth with Insurance-Certified In-Person Counselors from the Will County Health Department
When: Saturday, November 2, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where, Certified Warehouse Grocery Stores
Two Locations: 118 E. Jackson Street, Joliet, IL 60432 and 1225 Richards Street, Joliet, IL 60433
Who: Both locations will have two Insurance-Certified In-Person Counselors available
For more information about health insurance options available through the Affordable Care Act, telephone 815-727-5990.