Upcoming Seminars and Events

 

New York

EVERY ARTIST INSURED: NAVIGATING HEALTH CARE REFORM

Every Thursday, 12:30 - 1:30 pm, and (November 18 - February 10 only) Tuesday, 6 - 7:30 pm
729 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 

This free workshop will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and provide you with clear guidance on what your options are.  It’s an excellent opportunity for unbiased counseling on an important topic. It’s designed for those who work in the performing arts field, and includes a Q&A session. There is no reservation or pre-registration required.

Questions answered include:

  • What are the new options?
  • How much will it cost me?
  • Am I eligible for a subsidy?
  • Who is eligible for free insurance?
  • How do I apply?
  • Where do I get care if I can’t afford insurance? 
 

Los Angeles

EVERY ARTIST INSURED: FINDING AFFORDABLE HEALTH INSURANCE WITH COVERED CALIFORNIA

Every Monday, 11am - 12pm, and the first Wednesday of every month, 1:30 - 2:30pm
5757 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA

This workshop will:

  • Walk you through your Covered California options and requirements
  • Provide important information relevant to freelancers and the self-employed
  • Help you figure out how to get affordable health insurance with the help of tax credits and federal subsidies
  • Help you with enrollment!

This event is free and open to everyone in the visual and performing arts and entertainment industry. Guests are welcome.

To reserve your spot, please RSVP to AHIRCHealthReform@actorsfund.org

Parking will be validated at S.C. Prestige Parking located at 5657 Wilshire Boulevard. Please note the entrance to the lot is on Hauser on the west side of the street, ½ block north from the corner of Wilshire and in the building next door to the IHOP outdoor parking lot.

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ARE YOU CONFUSED ABOUT HEALTH CARE REFORM? CALL THE ACTORS FUND COVERED CALIFORNIA HELPLINE!

We’ll answer your questions about how to get affordable health insurance with the help of tax credits and federal subsidies through Covered California.

Call us today at 855.491.3357!

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INTERESTED IN HOSTING A FREE WORKSHOP?

The Actors Fund will come to you! If your organization is in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Alameda or Sacramento Counties we’ll send our educators to your organization to conduct a free workshop for your members. Please contact Brigid Sweeney by phone at 323.330.2433 or by email at Bsweeney@actorsfund.org.

 

Houston

EVERY ARTIST INSURED: NAVIGATING HEALTH CARE REFORM

Wednesday, December 3, 7 - 8:30 pm
The Barn-Dance Source Performing Arts Space
2201 Preston Street
Houston, TX

This free workshop will help you understandthe Affordable Care Act and
provide you with clear guidance on what your options are.  It’s an
excellent opportunity for unbiased counseling on an important topic.
It’s designed for those who work in the performing arts field, and
includes a Q&A session. Please RSVP.

Questions answered include:

  • What are the new options?
  • How much will it cost me?
  • Am I eligible for a subsidy?
  • Who is eligible for free insurance?
  • How do I apply?
  • Where do I get care if I can’t afford insurance?

 

Washington DC

EVERY ARTIST INSURED!

Wednesday, December 10, 10:30 am  - 12 pm
DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, Multipurpose Room
200 Eye (I) Street, SE
Washington DC

WHO SHOULD COME? Artists, creatives, arts administrators   who are planning on enrolling or re-enrolling in a Washington DC, Virginia or Maryland health insurance plan for 2015 .

WHAT WILL THE SEMINAR COVER?
It will cover all area options for health insurance, especially plans offered on the DC, state and federal Marketplaces, including premium costs, subsidies and other cost savings reductions, as well as, government-sponsored programs for adults and children.

Detailed guidance will be given on the process of enrolling, choices and costs.  The information presented is unbiased and entirely independent of any private insurance company.  There will be ample time for questions both during and after the presentation. There is no charge for this seminar.  RSVP: Staff@culturecapital.org

Presented in partnership with: CultureCapital, DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, Dance Metro DC, and Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts

 

Seattle

EVERY ARTIST INSURED: NAVIGATING HEALTH CARE REFORM

Thursday, December 11, 7 - 9 pm
Gibson Guitar Showroom
87 Wall Street, First Floor
Seattle, WA

This free workshop will help you understandthe Affordable Care Act and provide you with clear guidance on what your options are.  It’s an excellent opportunity for unbiased counseling on an important topic. It’s designed for those who work in the performing arts field, and includes a Q&A session. Please RSVP.

Questions answered include:

  • What are the new options?
  • How much will it cost me?
  • Am I eligible for a subsidy?
  • Who is eligible for free insurance?
  • How do I apply?
  • Where do I get care if I can’t afford insurance?
     

Portland

EVERY ARTIST INSURED: NAVIGATING HEALTH CARE REFORM

Thursday, January 8, 4 - 5:30 pm
Regional Arts & Culture Council
411 NW Park Ave, Suite 101
Portland, OR

This free workshop will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and provide you with clear guidance on what your options are. It’s an excellent opportunity for unbiased counseling on an important topic. It’s designed for those who work in the performing arts field, and includes a Q&A session. Please RSVP.

Questions answered include:

  • What are the new options?
  • How much will it cost me?
  • Am I eligible for a subsidy?
  • Who is eligible for free insurance?
  • How do I apply?
  • Where do I get care if I can’t afford insurance?