iStock_family with iPad Lisa-BlueStill need to get covered? March 31 is the deadline to enroll in health insurance plans offered through Nevada HealthLink, the state’s marketplace created under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Federally-approved navigators and assistors can help you compare plans and sign up for the one that’s right for you.  If you live in the metro Las Vegas area, you can get free in-person assistance at libraries and Nevada JobConnect sites before the March 31 deadline:

East Valley Family Services offers appointments between 10:00 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. for the following locations and dates – call 702-205-3255 to make an appointment:

  • Enterprise Library (25 E. Shelbourne Ave.): March 11, 20 & 27
  • Whitney Library (5175 E. Tropicana Ave.): March 10, 19 & 26
  • Clark County Library (1401 E. Flamingo Rd.): March 12, 17, 24 & 31

Consumer Assistance & Resource Enterprise (CARE) offers appointments between 10:00 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. for the following locations and dates – call 702-836-9033 to make an appointment:

  • Rainbow Library (3150 N. Buffalo Dr.): March 10, 18 & 27
  • Sahara West Library (9600 W. Sahara Ave.): March 12, 17 & 25
  • West Las Vegas Library (951 W. Lake Mead Blvd.): March 11, 19 & 26

The Ramirez Group is holding weekend enrollment fairs every Saturday and Sunday in March between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at the following locations (no appointment necessary):

  • Nevada JobConnect – Maryland (3405 S. Maryland Parkway)
  • Nevada JobConnect – North Las Vegas (2827 Las Vegas Blvd., North)
  • Nevada JobConnect – Henderson (119 S. Water Street)

To learn more about what the Affordable Care Act means for you and your family – whether or not you currently have insurance – please visit HealthLawAnswers.org