LAS VEGAS -- County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly and other local officials are hosting an event Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Dr. William U. Pearson Center at 1625 W. Carey Avenue to provide information about the Affordable Care Act and help citizens enroll through Nevada Health Link.
The event titled “Insuring” Healthy Futures for Nevada Families is being cosponsored by Commissioner Weekly, U.S. Senator Harry Reid, the Coalition of 100 Black Women, the Las Vegas Latin Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the Latino Leadership Council, Nevada Partners and REACH.
The health insurance information and enrollment event will go from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Residents interested in attending are encouraged to RSVP by email at HealthyFamilies@reid.senate.gov
, or by calling Reid’s office at (702) 388-5020.
“This event will be a great help to anyone who needs information about the health insurance options and financial assistance available to them thanks to the Affordable Care Act,” Commissioner Weekly said. “The act, also known as ObamaCare, will help many Americans secure affordable health insurance for themselves and their families.”
Information about enrolling through Nevada Health Link, which is Nevada’s state-run health insurance marketplace, will be provided and on-site enrollment assistance will also be available.