← Back to Healthcare Access Open Enrollment ends Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023.

Raleigh, N.C. – The NC Navigator Consortium urges all North Carolinians who need health coverage to enroll or update their coverage before Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, the last day of the Open Enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplace® at Health insurance navigators still have available appointments to offer free help in person, and via phone or Zoom, to anyone in North Carolina who needs affordable coverage. Appointments may be scheduled by calling 1-855-733-3711 or online at

“The January 15 deadline is make or break for millions who need affordable health coverage,” said Mark Van Arnam, director of the NC Navigator Consortium. “Those who miss this deadline will not be able to enroll in a new policy unless they experience qualifying life events or make 100-150% of the Federal Poverty Level. Make an appointment for help today!”

Since the 2023 Open Enrollment period began Nov. 1, 2022, the NC Navigator Consortium has helped more than 30,000 North Carolinians. The NC Navigator Consortium’s federally qualified health insurance Navigators connect consumers to qualified health plans that provide essential health benefits and preventive care, in addition to mental health care, ER care and maternity coverage, not limited by caps or pre-existing conditions. 

The NC Navigator Consortium is the only federally funded Navigator entity in the state that serves all 100 counties across North Carolina, and it is supported in part by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Learn more at, and follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Members of the Consortium are Access East, Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy, Council on Aging of Buncombe County, Cumberland HealthNET, HealthCare Access, HealthNet Gaston, Kintegra Health, NC FIELD and Pisgah Legal Services. The Consortium is led by Legal Aid of North Carolina

Legal Aid of North Carolina is a statewide, nonprofit law firm that provides free legal services in civil matters to low-income people in order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove legal barriers to economic opportunity. Learn more at and follow on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube