Enroll Alabama announces more enrollment events

Enroll Alabama will hold information and enrollment events for the health insurance Marketplace.

Even though the deadline to sign up for insurance coverage has passed, families and individuals are able to shop and apply for coverage through March 31, 2014.The marketplace is open to everyone who regardless of income level, however there are some guidelines for those who may be eligible for discounts. Applications for insurance received by the 15th of each month will be eligible for enrollment on the 1st of the next month. "New Year, New You is the theme of our January events in which we highlight the role of healthinsurance in a building a healthy lifestyle," said Sonja Smith, Project Coordinator for EnrollAlabama. "Though the deadline for coverage starting at the beginning of the year has passed, we want to encourage people who are still without health care coverage to take a look at theMarketplace and see what subsidies and discounts they may be entitled to receive."

Enrollment events will be held on the following days:January 25: Avondale Samaritan Place located at Fifth Alley South in Birmingham. Hours are from 10 a.m. To 2 p.m.