Upcoming Seminars and Events

 

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

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
  • Answer all of your burning questions!

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@gmail.com

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.
 

New York

EVERY ARTIST INSURED: NAVIGATING HEALTH CARE REFORM

Every Thursday, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
729 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019

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?
  • What are the penalties if you don’t have insurance?
  • I’m a freelancer without insurance  – how will this affect me?
  • How will people afford insurance in the new system?
  • Who is eligible for Medicaid?
  • What is the small business tax credit?
  • What is the New York Health Plan Marketplace?
  • How do I apply?