MANCHESTER — Free help in English, Spanish and Portuguese is being offered to people who need to enroll in a qualified health insurance plan by the March 31 deadline.
Trained assisters from the Foundation for Healthy Communities will be on hand at the Elliot Hospital from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays through March 26.
The free assistance will also be available at the Elliot at River's Edge from 2 to 6 p.m. on March 13, 20 and 27.
People needing assistance should bring with them: Social Security number, or proper documents for legal immigrants; employer information such as W-2 form, pay stub or tax statement; documentation of household income information, even for household members not applying for insurance; any current health insurance information; and a completed employer coverage tool for every job-based health plan for which the applicant or someone in the household is eligible.
That coverage form can be obtained from the employer or downloaded from www.health.gov. For more information, contact Ann Walls at the Foundation for Healthy Communities at 603-415-4299.