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FB-WWT_ex smYesterday was National Grandparents Day and in honor of the important older adults in our lives, we wanted to share information about how the Affordable Care Act will impact older adults.

While Seniors over age 65 have access to Medicare, over 13 million adults between the ages of 45-64 are uninsured. But help is on the way! Starting on October 1st, uninsured adults will be able to shop for an affordable plan that fits their needs at their state's Health Insurance Marketplace.

Here are some resources for you and the older adults in your life to better understand how the Affordable Care Act affects you:

Be sure to strengthen those inter-generational bonds by sharing these resources with your family!

If you or someone you know is an adult who is caught in the "retirement gap" (post-retirement/pre-Medicare eligibility) we want to hear from you! Share your healthcare experiences with us here: http://www.momsrising.org/member_stories/topic/health-care-for-all

 

Have questions about healthcare reform? We're compiling a list from our members. Send your questions to wellnesswonderteam@momsrising.org.


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