Category Archives: Community Meetings

ACA Open Enrollment Community Meeting

Open Enrollment for health insurance available on the Marketplace (Healthcare.gov) starts today, November 1, 2019!

Do you, or someone you know, need help signing up for health insurance? Do you know if you qualify for financial help with your health insurance?

Everyday people need help signing up for health insurance – whether it be Medicaid, or ACA Marketplace plans. Champaign County Health Care Consumers (CCHCC) is here to help!

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CCHCC has Medicare Open Enrollment resources!

The Medicare Open Enrollment period for Medicare Advantage and Part D prescription drug plans has begun! Medicare Open Enrollment is from October 15 through December 7, 2019 for 2020 coverage.

Do you, or someone you know, need help with Medicare Open Enrollment, signing up for Medicare, or getting financial assistance to make Medicare affordable?

Many people find Medicare confusing. Champaign County Health Care Consumers (CCHCC) is here to help! Check out our resources below, and/or contact us to schedule an appointment to get help (our services are free): call 217-352-6533 and ask to schedule an appointment, or email us at cchcc@cchcc-il.org.

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Open Enrollment Pop-up Town Hall w/ Sen. Bennett and Rep. Ammons

Monday 11/26/2018 at 5:30 p.m.!

If you still have questions or need information about getting or renewing health insurance through the ACA Marketplace during this Open Enrollment period, join us at Monday’s special Pop-up Open Enrollment for Health Care Town Hall meeting!

Sen. Scott Bennett and Rep. Carol Ammons are partnering with the Illinois Department of Insurance and CCHCC to host this informational town hall meeting.

About ACA Marketplace Open Enrollment:
Open Enrollment for ACA Marketplace plans ends on December 15, and the healthcare.gov website is “closed” on Sundays for “maintenance”, per the Trump Administration. So, there are only 18 more days for Open Enrollment.

Here are the details for Monday’s Open Enrollment Town Hall meeting:

WHAT:  Town Hall Meeting on Open Enrollment for ACA Marketplace Plans (healthcare.gov)

WHEN:  Monday, November 26, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Illinois Terminal Building, CityView Banquet & Meeting Center on the 4th Floor – 45 E. University Avenue, Champaign

WHO:  State Senator Scott Bennett, State Representative Carol Ammons, the Illinois Department of Insurance, and Champaign County Health Care Consumers (CCHCC)

For more information, please contact Senator Bennett’s district office at 217-355-5252 or visit www.SenatorBennett.com

CCHCC presents Medicare Open Enrollment Community Meeting

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Champaign Public Library

Do you, or someone you know, need help with Medicare Open Enrollment, signing up for Medicare, or getting financial assistance to make Medicare affordable?

Many people find Medicare confusing. Champaign County Health Care Consumers (CCHCC) is here to help!

Open Enrollment for Medicare has begun – it is from October 15, 2018 to December 7, 2018 for 2019 coverage. So, it is time to get ready!

At our upcoming Medicare Open Enrollment Community Meeting, we will provide information and help answer questions. Please plan to attend!

WHAT:  Medicare Open Enrollment Community Meeting

WHEN:  Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 10 a.m.

WHERE:  Champaign Public Library – 200 W. Green Street, Champaign

MISC.:  Free parking • Near CU-MTD bus lines • Wheelchair Accessible • Refreshments

Join us at the Medicare Act Open Enrollment Community Meeting to find out what you need to know to get ready for Medicare Open Enrollment!  We will discuss:

  • The main components of Medicare (Parts A-D);
  • How to enroll in, or change plans with, Medicare Part D, Advantage, and Medigap/Supplemental insurance;
  • Medicaid coverage for those with Medicare; and
  • Other programs for local Medicare beneficiaries, including financial assistance.

This Community Meeting is presented by Champaign County Health Care Consumers (CCHCC), and co-sponsored by: Barham Benefit Group, Carle, Christie Clinic, OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, Health Alliance Medical Plans, Cunningham Township, and Promise Healthcare.