Insurance Assistance

Colorado’s Insurance Marketplace Assistance

Insurance Enrollment for 2018 – A Timeline

November 1, 2017 – You can enroll for your 2018 health insurance and check to see if you qualify for lower cost insurance, Connectforhealthco.com
December 15, 2017 – The last to purchase health insurance with a January 1, 2018 start date.
January 12, 2018 – The last day to purchase health insurance without a qualifying life change event. Start date is February 1, 2018.

How we can help

Our team of Health Coverage Guides (HCGs) are trained to help individuals navigate Colorado’s state insurance marketplace, Connect for Health Colorado and assist in the enrollment process. HCGs can also assist with Medicaid/CHP+ and SNAP (below). We have Certified HCGs serving the communities of Ridgway, Ouray, Telluride Area, Norwood and the Westend including: Nucla, Naturita & Paradox. We can schedule individual appointments or speak to your employees.

Medicaid / CHP+ Assistance and SNAP

We are a Certified Application Assistance Site. Our Enrollment Navigators (eNavs) process and enroll eligible children, pregnant women, and families efficiently and effectively into entitlement programs such as Medicaid / CHP+ and SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program).

An eNav will guide you through the entire enrollment process – from assuring the enrollment package is complete and submitting the application; through approval and renewal. We have enrolled more than 1,200 individuals into Medicaid or CHP+ and have eNavs serving the communities of Ouray, San Miguel, and Montrose counties.

Find the Assistor nearest you:

Ridgway/Ouray, HCG
Carol Schutter
970.708.7967
Telluride Area, HCG
Alexis Klein
970.708.0921
Norwood/Westend, HCG
Alexis Klein
970.708.0921
Olathe/Montrose, eNav
Claudia Gamez, bilingual 
970.708.4456