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Lao American Organization of Elgin (LAOE)

November 2nd, 2013

        LAOE To Host Educational Get Covered Illinois Informational Event to Focus on Informing Elgin Residents about the Affordable Care Act as a Part of “Cover Your Community” Day


As of Oct. 1, 2013, individuals, families and small businesses in Illinois can sign up for quality health coverage through Get Covered Illinois – The Official Health Marketplace by visiting Through the Marketplace, Illinois residents can get to the right place to shop and compare all of the health insurance plans offered in the state.


On Nov. 2, LAOE will participate in the “Cover Your Community” day of action, a statewide effort to educate Illinois residents about Get Covered Illinois and the health insurance options available to them. LAOE will host an informational event where they will travel to two Lao temples in the Elgin area throughout the day. They will start at Wat Lao Buddha Samaggi of Elgin. Specially trained counselors, called Navigators, will be present to assist Elgin residents and answer questions in person. If you would like to set up an appointment or have any questions, please contact Sirivone at (847) 337-9122.


What:Informational Event

When: November 2, 2013

Time: 9:00 am

Where:Wat Lao Buddha Samaggi of Elgin

             50 King Arthur Court, Elgin, IL 60120 


Now is the time to get smart. If you need help finding the right health insurance, you can talk to someone at our office about coverage options. There are people available to meet face-to-face or over the phone. Please call Sirivone at (847) 337-9122 to schedule an appointment today.


Illinoisans can also learn more about their health coverage options by visiting or calling the toll-free Help Desk at (886) 311-1119. Support is available online, in-person, and over-the-phone to answer questions and help people find coverage.







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