What You Need to Know About Health Insurance

Families and Individuals

Apply online at Healthcare.Gov

  • HealthCare.gov
  • Healthcare.Gov Help Line
  • 1-800-318-2596

Learn more about options in Maine

  • in Maine enroll207
    Your Maine Connection to the New Health Insurance Marketplace
  • Maine Consumer for Affordable Health Care Help Line
  • 1-800-965-7476

Maine Navigators for Health Insurance Marketplace

Two organizations, Western Maine Community Action and Fishing Partnership Support Services, were selected to provide "Navigators" for Maine citizens and will partner with other local agencies. Navigators will serve as an in-person resource for Americans who want additional assistance in shopping for and enrolling in plans in the Health Insurance Marketplace this fall. These organizations will be providing people assistance in enrolling. Find a Navigator for your area. Download the list of Navigators.[pdf, 80 kb, This file requires the free Adobe Reader.]

  1. Marketplace Enrollment Process, Length: 4.26 minutes
  2. Marketplace Application Process for an Individual - length: 6.11 minutes

Important Questions and Answers on HealthCare.Gov

Fact sheets

  1. Things to Think About When Choosing a Plan, [pdf, 699kb]
  2. Get Ready to Enroll in the Marketplace, [pdf 662kb]
  3. Marketplace Application Checklist, [pdf, 662kb]
  4. How the Marketplace Works - 4 steps to enrolling [pdf, 221kb]

Forms - Marketplace Consumer Application

Publications - Bi-fold brochures

Files below require the free Adobe Reader.

  1. The Value of Health Insurance - Basic information about the insurance, [pdf, 2.13mb]
  2. About the Health Insurance Marketplace - General description, [pdf, 2.05mb]