Area Agencies Teaming up for Health Fair, ACA Enrollment Event

Published 02/06 2014 10:51AM

Updated 02/06 2014 10:54AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) (ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Several area agencies are teaming up to provide a health fair and Affordable Care Act enrollment event this Friday.

Northwest Health Services, Heartland Health, Interserv and the Northwest Missouri Area Agency on Aging will put on the event Friday, Feb. 7 from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the East Hills Library.

The event is open to the public and is free.

Health fair activities will include assistance in applying for insurance through the federal marketplace, food and beverages, a teddy bear clinic for children, blood pressure screenings and more.

Certified Application Counselors will be available to answer questions about Affordable Care Act enrollment. Anyone wishing to enroll should bring 2012 taxes or current income information.

For more information, click this link.

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