Free Health Care Enrollment Assistance

New Jersey Citizen Action Education Funds provides free ACA education, outreach, and assistance services to New Jersey residents to help them understand and apply for affordable health care coverage options through New Jersey’s health insurance marketplace, GetCoveredNJ, as well as NJFamilyCare. We offer free one-on-one health care enrollment assistance, in English and Spanish

Contact us for an appointment today!

Address: 165 Halsey St. Newark, NJ 07102
Call our toll-free hotline: 1(888)654-3893
Email us:
or complete this form below:

Download our flyers below:

Cover All Kids

Children under 19 years old, regardless of immigration status, may enroll in NJ FamilyCare.

  • Incomes up to 355% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL) ($8,210/month for a family of four)
  • Does not count against a Public Charge
  • We provide free enrollment assistance in English & Spanish. For more information, please call us at 1(888)654-3893.

For more info, download our flyers: Cover All Kids Flyer – English or Cover All Kids Flyer – Spanish

Medicaid Rules Have Changes

Beginning April 1, 2023

  • NJ FamilyCare will resume eligibility re-determinations
  • Have you moved?
    • Call Medicaid at 1-800-701-0710  to update your address and contact information
  • Make sure NJ FamilyCare can reach you
    • Respond to mail from NJ FamilyCare/Medicaid
    • Look for and respond to mail from the State of New Jersey or your local County Board of Social Services
  • We provide free enrollment assistance in English & Spanish. For more information, please call us at 1(888)654-3893.

Public Health Emergency Ending – May 11, 2023

Why This Matters?

  • Vaccines (Insured vs. Uninsured)
    • Moderna will continue to be no cost to patients regardless of insurance status
    • Pfizer will be $110 per dose
  • COVID Treatments
    • Medicaid programs will continue to cover COVID-19 treatments without cost sharing through September 30, 2024. After that, coverage and cost sharing may vary by state.
  • COVID Tests & Testing
    • Unclear at this time if they will remain no cost
    • Testing facilities are closing
    • Rx for COVID tests will likely result in an office visit and/or lab bill

Free Health Care Education Workshops

We partner with community organizations and local businesses to offer health care literacy workshops in English or Spanish.

Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Open Enrollment
  • Special Enrollment
  • Health Insurance Literacy
  • Avoiding Healthcare Scams
  • ACA Guidance for Employers
  • Customizable Workshops

If you would like to host a free health literacy workshop, please contact Gabrielle Escribano, Director of ACA Enrollment at or (973) 745-3816
or fill out our workshop intake form below: