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What is "Health Care Reform"?

"Health care Reform" refers to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is designed to help more people get affordable health insurance and receive quality care.       

Who has to buy health insurance?

Most people are required to have a basic level of health coverage. Visit one of our many Enrollment Services locations for more information. 

When can I purchase health coverage through Connect For Health Colorado?

Open enrollment runs each year from November 1st hrough January 15th. You can still purchase health insurance outside of open enrollment if you have had a life changing event such as:

  • Marriage
  • Divorce 
  • Birth of a Baby
  • Loss of job-based coverage or a change in income
  • You are turning 26 years old

For a complete list of life changing events or to see what coverage options may be available to you, please visit in a new tab) or call Enrollment Services at (719) 344-6889

What if I can't afford to buy health insurance?

You may get financial help to help you pay for coverage and care; this amount is based on your income. You may also qualify for a public program like Medicaid or Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+). for coverage options taht may be available to you, please visit in a new tab) or call Enrollment Services at (719) 344-6889

What services are covered?

Many medically necessary services are covered under ACA, including preventive care, immunizations, well-care visits and certain cancer screenings, prescriptions, laboratory and behavioral health services.