(RED HOOK, NY)- Are you flummoxed by the upcoming New York State Health Exchange options? You are not alone. Learn more about how the new health care law will affect you at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 16, at Red Hook Public Library. A non-profit organization will be on hand to explain the NYS Health Exchange, the Affordable Care Act, where to find enrollment sites, tax credits and cost sharing reductions and the Medicaid expansion.
Red Hook Public Library will also be offering session with Navigators to help citizens sign up for the various health plans on Saturday, October 5, and Saturday, October 26. These are private sessions; please call 1-800-453-4666 to schedule an appointment
This service is free and open to the public.
Red Hook Public Library was founded in 1898 and serves the community of Red Hook and its need for lifelong learning. Since 1935, the library has made its home in a building designed by Orson Squire Fowler. Built by Red Hook Tobacco Factory owner Allen Barringer Hendricks, the house is one of the finest examples of octagonal architecture in the Hudson Valley.
For more information, call the Red Hook Public Library, 845-758-3241. The library is located at 7444 S. Broadway in Red Hook and on the Web at http://www.redhooklibrary.org.