Find Affordable Care Act help at Omaha Public Library

Omaha Public Library will partner with AARP and HR Benefit Group to offer a series of programs throughout October to help navigate the policies put in place by the new health care law. Three unique programs are open to the public and free of charge. Anyone who will be affected by the new law is encouraged to attend. More information and additional resources are available at guides.omahalibrary.org/affordablecare.

Health Insurance with the Affordable Care Act

An AARP representative will examine the options open to individuals and families under the new health care law and provide information on the types of health care plans available, where to sign up, and how to find assistance. Registration required.

·         Tuesday, Oct. 1, 6:30 p.m. at Millard Branch, 13214 Westwood Ln., 402.444.4848

·         Thursday, Oct. 3, 4:30 p.m. at Charles B. Washington Branch, 2868 Ames Ave., 402.444.4849

·         Saturday, Oct. 5, 11 a.m. at Benson Branch, 6015 Binney St., 402.444.4846

·         Monday, Oct. 7, 4:30 p.m. at South Omaha Library, 2808 Q St., 402.444.4850

·         Wednesday, Oct. 9, 6 p.m. at Milton R. Abrahams Branch, 5111 N. 90th St., 402.444.6284

·         Friday, Oct. 11, noon at W. Dale Clark Main Library, 215 S. 15th St., 402.444.4800

·         Wednesday, Oct. 16, 6 p.m. at W. Clarke Swanson Branch, 9101 W. Dodge Rd., 402.444.4852

·         Thursday, Oct. 17, 10 a.m. at Florence Branch, 2920 Bondesson St., 402.444.5299

·         Saturday, Oct. 19, 11 a.m. at Saddlebrook Branch, 14850 Laurel Ave., 402.884.7473

·         Thursday, Oct. 24, 6 p.m. at Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch, 2100 Reading Plz., 402.289.4367

·         Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2 p.m. at A.V. Sorensen Branch, 4808 Cass St., 402.444.5274

·         Wednesday, Oct. 30, 4:30 p.m. at Willa Cather Branch, 1905 S. 44th St., 402.444.4851

Individualized Help with the Health Insurance Marketplace

HR Benefit Group will provide navigators to help attendees make informed health insurance decisions, understand the marketplace, and compare insurance plans.

·         Mondays, Oct. 7, 21 and  28, 10 a.m. at W. Dale Clark Main Library

·         Tuesdays, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, noon at Willa Cather Branch

·         Tuesdays, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 4 p.m. at Charles B. Washington Branch

·         Wednesdays, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, noon at Florence Branch

·         Thursdays, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, 3 p.m. at South Omaha Library

The Affordable Care Act: Small Businesses & the Self-Employed

Small businesses and the self-employed will learn details needed to make informed decisions about the Affordable Care Act. Registration required.

·         Tuesday, Oct. 8, 6 p.m. at Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch

·         Tuesday, Oct. 15, 6:30 p.m. at Millard Branch

Visit omahalibrary.org for information about additional programs offered at Omaha Public Library’s 12 metro locations.


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