(LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Dec. 17, 2014) Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL) announced today that the Evergreen Library and the Mountain Resource Center (MRC) are partnering to help Jefferson County residents sign up for health insurance on the "Connect for Health Colorado" online health insurance marketplace.
“We’re pleased to be able to offer this service to our mountain communities,” said Monica Rezac, Evergreen Library manager. “We’ve been offering this at our Belmar Library in Lakewood for some time, and we’ve been able to help hundreds of people sign up for low-cost health insurance. Thanks to the Mountain Resource Center, we hope to offer the same help in Evergreen.”
MRC staff will be available at the Evergreen Library to help residents determine their eligibility for low-cost health insurance under the Affordable Care Act and to help them sign up via Connect for Health Colorado at the following dates and times:
•11-3 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23 and 30
•11-3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, 13, 20 and 27
•11-3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3 and 10
Library appointments may be made by calling the MRC at 303-838-5772.
About Jefferson County Public Library
Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL) is the third largest public library in the state of Colorado. Our mission is to meet the changing needs of our communities by providing information and environments that promote personal growth and community transformation. A JCPL library card is the smartest card in your wallet, giving you access to an online library that operates 24 hours per day, seven days per week, a network of 10 libraries, a Bookmobile, a Traveling Children’s Library, and offsite computer and Internet classes provided throughout the County, as well as books, periodicals, CDs and DVDs, audio and eBooks, and computer and Internet resources. For more information contact your local library or visit jeffcolibrary.org