East Oaklanders #GetEnrolled at Home

In March 2014, as the initial Obamacare enrollment deadline approached, we worked with Causa Justa::Just Cause and Alameda County Public Health Nursing to launch a door-to-door enrollment campaign in East Oakland. The unique partnership was a project of our Health Access Work Group, a collaborative comprised of 20 health and community organizations. Our goal was to find and assist individuals and families with the process of registering for a health plan. The assumption was that many East Oaklanders would experience barriers to enrollment. A range of concerns led to the creation of the project: residents wouldn’t know how to enroll or wouldn’t have access to the online forms, there would be language or legal status issues, etc.... Read more »

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