Mar 28, 2014 11:57 AM
A free healthcare enrollment event intended to help people sign up for free and low cost health care will be held this Saturday, March 29.
The event, sponsored by SEIU-United Healthcare Workers West, a healthcare workers union with 150,000 members in California, will be held at the IBEW Hall, 900 Locust St. in Redding from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The last day to sign up for the free and low cost health coverage through Medi-Cal or Covered California is March 31.
Each person enrolling needs to bring: 1) proof of identity such as a photo ID, driver’s license or passport: 2) proof of address such as a piece of postmarked mail; 3) proof of income such as tax filings from 2012 or 2013 or the last 30 days of paystubs; and 4) proof of citizenship such as a birth certificate, permanent resident card, or certificate of citizenship or naturalization. Each person enrolling must also provide date of birth, social security number, and home ZIP code.