Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

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Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles Encourages Community to Enroll in Health Coverage Before January 31st Deadline

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA) encourages community members to enroll in qualified health plans offered by Covered California, the state’s marketplace for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA, or Obamacare). Advancing Justice-LA has been leading a collaborative of over 20 community-based partners and community clinics across the state to ensure culturally and linguistically appropriate access to health coverage and services since the ACA’s passage. Unlike other states, Californians have the longest Open Enrollment Period - until January 31st - to enroll, which means their coverage will begin on February 1st. 

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA Receives Major Covered California Grant to Ensure the Move to Universal Coverage Includes Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders

Covered California announced Friday, May 24 that it will partner with Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA) — and dozens of other community-based organizations — to educate consumers about their health care options, offer in-person enrollment and renewal assistance and provide ongoing support with getting the best value from their health plan. The Navigator grants are part of Covered California’s ongoing commitment to work with trusted organizations throughout the state to help hard-to-reach groups understand this new era of health care.

Advancing Justice-LA Encourages Community to Enroll in Health Coverage Before January 15th Deadline

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA) encourages community members to enroll into qualified health plans offered by Covered California, the state's marketplace for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA, or Obamacare). Unlike most other states, Californians have until January 15th to enroll, which means their coverage will begin on February 1st.

Advancing Justice-LA Strongly Urges the Community to Sign Up for Health Coverage

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA) held a briefing today to highlight the opening of the sign-up period for Covered California, California’s marketplace for health coverage, and to encourage members in the community to sign up before the January 15, 2019 deadline.

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Health Coverage Clinic

  • Are you uninsured and need health or dental coverage?
  • Do you want to apply for Covered California or Medi-Cal?
  • Do you have questions about the ACA or Obamacare? 
  • Do you need help finding a doctor, dentist or clinic? 
  • Do you want to learn more about your health or dental coverage costs and benefits?

To answer these questions and more, meet with a Certified Enrollment Counselor for free!

Advancing Justice Urges Senate to Reject Tax Bill

Asian Americans Advancing Justice (Advancing Justice), an affiliation of five civil rights organizations, is disappointed by the U.S. House of Representatives’ 227-205 vote to pass H.R.1, “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”. This tax bill would massively cut programs like Medicaid and Medicare. As the bill moves to the Senate, whose own tax bill includes a repeal of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), Congress would deal a devastating blow to health care for millions of Americans, particularly communities of color. 

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Advancing Justice-LA's helplines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, public benefits, employement, housing, and civil rights. 

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356
도움이 필요하십니까: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
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For any questions about DRAI, please visit: https://advancingjustice-la.org/drai.

Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.