Applying for the Affordable Care Act

When To Enroll

Open Enollment

Open Enrollment begins November 1, 2022, and runs through January 15, 2023. Explore your options today!

Experienced Navigators

Certified Marketplace Navigators are available to help you through the process virtually or at either Amistad Location.

Special Enrollment

Life-changing events like Marriage, Divorce, Having a Child, or Loss of Coverage allows the option to enroll outside of Open Enrollment.

What to Bring to Enroll


You will need the Name, Date of Birth, and Social Security Numbers of everyone who will be applying for coverage.

Proof of Income

Please bring proof of income for every household member who works.   Examples of proof of income: Tax Return, Check Stubs, or Social Security Benefits

Immigration Status

The most common eligible immigration documentation includes: Permanent Resident Card, “Green Card”, Employment Authorization Card (I-766), or Reentry permit (I-327)

More Questions?

Call our Marketplace Navigators at 361-886-3034 to get started or check out the HealthCare.Gov website for Commonly Asked Questions.