January 26, 2017
Health insurance help for New Bedford area residents
“NEW BEDFORD — On January 27 the Massachusetts Health Connector will join Fishing Partnership Support Services and People Acting in Community Endeavors (PACE) at the New Bedford Free Public Library, 613 Pleasant St., between noon and 3 p.m. for an event to get residents covered with health insurance in advance of the January 31 Open Enrollment deadline.
The event will feature representatives from the Health Connector and Archipelago Strategies Group, as well as Fishing Partnership and PACE, including Health Connector Senior Outreach Coordinator Sarah Buonopane and Fishing Partnership Director of Community Health Lauren King. These are certified navigator organizations working to conduct multilingual outreach and enrollment for residents seeking assistance.
Spanish, Portuguese and English language assistance will be provided at the event and light food and refreshments will be served. Media should arrive at 1:30 for the program.”