The Affordable Care Act

Health Insurance Marketplace Information

What You Need to Know & Enrollment Assistance for the New Health Care Law.


Kaiser Family Foundation - short video explaining the new legislation.   The Official Site of the Health Insurance Marketplace. Learn how the health law affects you. Open enrollment begins October 1. Health care coverage begins January 1, 2014. Questions: call 1-800-318-2596.   Health Insurance Marketplace in California. Use this site to apply for coverage, compare plans, and enroll. Questions: call 1-800-300-1506.  The Affordable Care Act & Medicare.  Questions: call 1-800-MEDICARE.  This site has a concise explanation of what you need to know about the Affordable Care Act, and also allows you to estimate and plan your medical and dental health care costs.


Local Events: 


Beach Cities Health District's certified enrollment counselors can provide free one-on-one assistance for residents of Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach and Manhattan Beach:

LA County Library System:

LA Public Library:  info sessions at various branches, search for "ACA" through this link:

Long Beach Public Library: