Applying for Coverage

How do I answer questions about income?

Tip for entering income that is suddenly lower than expected In response to economic impacts due to COVID-19, the federal government has started to send a “recovery rebate” payment to qualifying individuals and families. Health Connector members who receive this money should not enter it as income in their application. Important: Are you currently receiving unemployment income that includes $600 per week in Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC)? If so, DO NOT include the extra $600 per week when entering your unemployment income when you update your application. But DO include this amount as a part of your total expected annual income for 2020. How do I update my income that now includes unemployment benefits and/or federal assistance in response to COVID-19? → To determine your eligibility for health insurance and help paying costs (this includes ConnectorCare plans and Advance Premium Tax Credits from the Health Connector  or low- or no-cost coverage from MassHealth, the Children’s Medical Security Plan (CMSP), or the Health Safety Net (HSN)), the Health Connector must collect information about your household’s income. All members of the household who are applying for help paying for health or dental insurance will be asked to provide information about their projected and current income. The responses to the questions in the income section should be completed as directed in this guide. Income sources to include: For each of the following sources, make your best estimate for what your income will be in 2020. Wages Salaries Tips Net income from any [...]

Outreach & Enrollment in Falmouth

Help is available: If you are newly eligible for ConnectorCare Plans (subsidized public health insurance), or qualify for a Special Enrollment Period with a Qualifying Life Event, you can enroll at any time within 60 days of the event; You can apply and enroll in MassHealth at any time during the year. Assistance is also available when it’s time for you to renew; and If you need to update your information, make a premium payment, or have questions.  Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands certified Health Connector Navigators will be at Falmouth Service Center Feb. 11 & 25 (appointments & walk-ins).  Call our main office in Hyannis to make an appointment, 508-771-1727.  Nós falamos portugues. Hablamos español.

Outreach & Enrollment in Orleans!

Help is available: If you are newly eligible for ConnectorCare Plans (subsidized public health insurance), or qualify for a Special Enrollment Period with a Qualifying Life Event, you can enroll at any time within 60 days of the event; You can apply and enroll in MassHealth at any time during the year. Assistance is also available when it’s time for you to renew; and If you need to update your information, make a premium payment, or have questions.  Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands certified Health Connector Navigators will be at Lower Cape Outreach Center in Orleans on Feb. 6 & 20 (appointments & walk-ins).  Call our main office in Hyannis to make an appointment, 508-771-1727.  Nós falamos portugues. Hablamos español.

Open Enrollment Event in Hyannis!

You can still sign-up for coverage that will start Feb. 1, 2020.  Come to Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands on Saturday, Jan. 18 between 9-3.  First Come First Serve! Navigators will be there to sign you up, help you chose plans, submit documentation, and make premium payments.  If you can't make it on Saturday, please call for an appointment.  508-771-1727.

Outreach & Enrollment at Lower Cape Outreach Council

Navigators will be at Lower Cape Outreach Council in Orleans on Thursday, Jan. 16.  Call for an appointment.  If you can't make it to Orleans, Navigators are at Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands 372 North St, Hyannis Monday thru Friday.  

Outreach & Enrollment Events at Falmouth Service Center

Navigators will be available to assist you at the Falmouth Service Center on Jan. 14 and Jan. 28.  We are also in Hyannis from Mon. thru Fri.  Call for an appointment.  508-771-1727 .  If you can't make it to Falmouth, Navigators are here at 372 North St in Hyannis Monday thru Friday.

Open Enrollment Time! Falmouth Service Center Events

Apply and Enroll or Review and Change Your Current Plan.  Thinking about your Health Insurance for 2020!  Free in person help from a certified Massachusetts Health Connector Navigator who will be at the Falmouth Service Center on December 17 to:  Answer your questions about plans & Help you choose a plan that fits your needs; Assist with applying & enrolling; and Help to find hospitals or doctors in provider networks. Navigators are also available during the week at Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands, 372 North St, Hyannis.  Call for more information or to make an appointment!  508-771-1727.

Open Enrollment Time! Saturday Event in Hyannis

BE COVERED BY JANUARY 1ST!  Apply & Enroll. Review and Change Your Current Plan.  Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands, 372 North St., Hyannis will be open on Saturday, December 14 from 9-3, Walk-ins Only.  If you can't make Saturday, we are open Monday thru Friday from 8-4 and some evening hours.  Navigators also outpost in Falmouth and Orleans throughout the month.  Call 508-771-1727 for an appointment.

Open Enrollment Event in Orleans!

BE COVERED BY JANUARY 1ST: Apply and Enroll; Review & Change Your Current Plan.  Navigators will be at Lower Cape Outreach Council on Thursday, December 5 from 9:30-3:30.  If you can't be in Orleans, we are at Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands, 372 North St., Hyannis from 8-4 with some evening hours.  Call for an appointment, 508-771-1727.  

Open Enrollment Time! Falmouth Human Services Events!

Apply and Enroll or Review and Change Your Current Plan.  Thinking about your Health Insurance for 2020!  Free in person help from a certified Massachusetts Health Connector Navigator who will be at the Falmouth Human Services on November 13 & December 18 to:  Answer your questions about plans & Help you choose a plan that fits your needs; Assist with applying & enrolling; and Help to find hospitals or doctors in provider networks. Navigators are also available during the week at Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands, 372 North St, Hyannis.  Call for more information or to make an appointment!  508-771-1727.