WNC Open Enrollment Anxiety

Listen to this interview on Blue Ridge Public Radio with a local woman who needs health insurance through the ACA and Pisgah Legal Managing Attorney Jackie Kiger. Open Enrollment starts Nov. 1 and free, in-person help is available! Make an…

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Free Nov. ACA Open Enrollment Events

Free ACA Open Enrollment events are happening across WNC in November. To make an appointment call 855-733-3711 unless otherwise noted: • Nov. 1: 10am-2pm Polk County Public Library, 1289 West Mills St., Columbus • Nov. 4: 9am-4pm Mountain Projects Inc.,…

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NC Navigators Get Support

Pisgah Legal Services is gearing up for the next ACA Open Enrollment  beginning November 1 and ending December 15, which is a much shorter time period this year. Find out more in North Carolina Health News.

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Health Care Reform and Seniors Town Hall

POSTPONED!  “Health Care Reform and Seniors” was to be held on Wednesday, March 29th at New Hope Presbyterian Church (3070 Sweeten Creek Road) in South Asheville  – – however given that the ACA repeal bill has been pulled, we decided…

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ACA Replacement Would Harm Low-Income People

A rally was held in downtown Asheville on March 7 to draw attention to the pitfalls of the plan that is being considered by Congress to replace the Affordable Care Act. Read about it in the Citizen-Times. Story and photo by Mark Barrett.

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ACA: No Repeal Without Replace

What would repealing the Affordable Care Act mean for people in Western North Carolina? Pisgah Legal Services and the NC Justice Center hosted a press conference on Jan. 17 to raise awareness and urge the ACA not be repealed without…

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