Deadline Approaching for Access Health CT Enrollment


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Connecticut residents looking to purchase health insurance from the state’s open marketplace should enroll by Friday to guarantee coverage by the start of the new year. 

Access Health CT is hosting three enrollment fairs before the deadline. Dates, times and locations are:

  • Wednesday, Dec. 13, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Spanish Community of Wallingford, 284 Washington St. Register here

  • Thursday, Dec. 14, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the South Norwalk Public Library, 10 Washington St. Register here

  • Friday, Dec. 15, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Bristol Public Library, 5 High St. Register here

Residents can also call 1-855-805-4325 to register. The call center is open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. 

Eligibility requirements include legal residence in the U.S. and have lived in the U.S for at least five years. Children, pregnant women and those with asylum or refugee status are exceptions to the five-year rule. 

People who register between Dec. 16 and Jan. 15 will have their coverage start Feb. 1, 2024.

Emilia Otte

Emilia Otte covers health and education for the Connecticut Examiner. In 2022 Otte was awarded "Rookie of the Year," by the New England Newspaper & Press Association.