Mullins, Blake to host ACA enrollment event in Throop

SCRANTON, Dec. 1 -- Rep.-elect Kyle Mullins and Sen. John Blake will co-host an Affordable Care Act enrollement event Tuesday at the Throop Civic Center.

Enrollment experts from the Pennsylvania Department of Insurance will be available to answer any questions and guide users through the process of enrolling in the individual insurance marketplace or Medicare. The consultations are free of charge and no appointments are necessary.

The ACA enrollment event will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4 at the Throop Civic Center, 500 Sanderson St.

Anyone interested in pursuing enrollment must bring documentation to verify their annual income (W-2 or pay stub) and a driver’s license or other government-issued photo identification.

The event is part of a joint effort by Pennsylvania Senate and House Democrats to provide ACA enrollment opportunities for Pennsylvania residents during the open enrollment period, which runs through Dec. 15.