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Enrollment Information:
  • Enrollment Period: November 1, 2017 - December 15, 2017

  • Enroll online:

  • Enroll over the phone: 1-800-318-2596

  • Toll-free NC Enrollment Assistance Appointment Hotline: 1-855-733-3711

Orange County Specific Information

  • Orange County Enrollment Assistance Locations
  • To find an enrollment location close to you, visit, click on "Find Local Help" and enter your city, state, or zip code.

  • Premium Help - Enrollees who meet certain income requirements, qualify for a federal premium tax credit and enroll in a Qualifying Plan may be eligible to receive support sufficient to cover 100% of the remaining premium cost. Click here to learn more.

Documentation you will need when you enroll?

  • Social Security Numbers (or document numbers for legal immigrants) for everyone in your household who needs coverage
  • Employer and income information for every member of your household who needs coverage (example: pay stubs or W-2 forms)
  • Policy numbers for any health insurance plans currently covering members of your household
  • A completed Employer Coverage Tool for every job-based plan that you or someone in your household is eligible for.
Need help to enroll in the health insurance marketplace? Free resources:

  1. Legal Aid of North Carolina– Call 1- 855-733-3711 to schedule an appointment with a navigator or on-line   Locations throughout the state. (English & Spanish)
  2. Piedmont Health Services (PHS) – Call the individual sites below to schedule an appointment. Enrollment Assistance available in Orange, Alamance, Caswell, and Chatham counties.
  • Carrboro Community Health Center             (919)724-5227 (English & Spanish)
  • Charles Drew Community Health Center     (336)260-2720 (English & Spanish)
  • Moncure Community Health Center             (919)710-1554 (English & Spanish)
  • Prospect Hill Community Health Center       (336)639-0427 (English & Spanish)
  • Scott Community Health Center                    (336)357-7039 (English only)
  • Siler City Community Health Center              (919)357-8216 (English only)
             Monday: 8 am-8p.m.
             Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 8am-5pm.
             Friday: 8am-1pm. 
3. SHAC Get Covered Carolina (GCC) - Call (919) 590-9266 to schedule an appointment. Enrollment locations in Carrboro and Chapel Hill.  (English & Spanish)  

4. UNC Family Medicine Call (919) 545-3440 to schedule an appointment. Enrollment location in Chapel Hill only. (English Only)

¿Necesita Ayuda para Inscribirse en el Mercado de Seguros Médicos?

Recursos Gratuitos:


  1. Ayuda Legal de Carolina del Norte (Legal Aid of North Carolina)– Llame al 1- 855-733-3711 para hacer una cita con un navegador o en línea dirigiéndose a la página web   Ubicaciones por todo el Estado.

 (Inglés y Español)

  1. Piedmont Health Services (PHS) – Llame a estos lugares indicados a continuación para hacer una cita. Hay ayuda disponible para inscribirse en los Condados de Orange, Alamance, Caswell y Chatham.
  • Carrboro Community Health Center             (919)724-5227 (Inglés y Español)
  • Charles Drew Community Health Center     (336)260-2720 (Inglés y Español)
  • Moncure Community Health Center             (919)710-1554 (Inglés y Español)
  • Prospect Hill Community Health Center       (336)639-0427 (Inglés y Español )
  • Scott Community Health Center                    (336)357-7039 (Solamente en inglés)
  • Siler City Community Health Center              (919)357-8216 (Solamente en inglés)

SHAC “Obtén Cobertura Carolina” - Llame al (919) 590-9266 para hacer una cita.    Lugares de inscripción en Carrboro y Chapel Hill. (Inglés y Español)   

UNC Family Medicine -  Llame al (919) 545-3440 para hacer una cita. Lugar de inscripción solo en Chapel Hill. (Solamente en inglés)

For more information: Immigrants and Refugees
Video Overview:  Refugees and the Affordable Care Act