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Tech glitches, low funds mar health care sign-up season

Open enrollment is just about a month away. But the current landscape is marked by funding cuts and other White House efforts to pull back on Affordable Care Act outreach, which has led some people to brace for what they foresee as the toughest season yet.

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POLITICO Pro Health Care Briefing: Scope of Practice in the ACA Era

POLITICO’s Pro Health Care team convenes leading experts to examine the policy debate over broadening and enhancing the health care workforce, particularly in primary care, mental health and aging. How can the industry address these unmet primary care needs?

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The Health 202: Trump administration won't answer questions about Obamacare enrollment

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration must decide within weeks whether to continue funding organizations that help people enroll in health insurance through the Affordable Care Act, one of several imminent choices that could signal the administration’s larger approach to the law.

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Health "Navigators" Brace for Decision on Their Funding

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration must decide within weeks whether to continue funding organizations that help people enroll in health insurance through the Affordable Care Act, one of several imminent choices that could signal the administration’s larger approach to the law.

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Sinking the ACA Through Neglect

August 8, 2017 Washington Post- Immediately after the Senate failed in its final attempt to either repeal or replace the ACA, President Trump tweeted, “3 Republicans and 48 Democrats let the American people down.

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Fearing Sabotage, Groups Prepare ObamaCare Blitz

Since its founding in 1940, the Community Council has identified services that are needed in the community, assessed how best services could be delivered to meet social issues, and mobilized and implemented action plans working in concert with its member agencies and public sector resources.

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Community Council Refreshes its Brand

DALLAS (March 29, 2017) – The Community Council of Greater Dallas is greeting spring much like a butterfly emerging from a cocoon. Under the dynamic leadership of CEO, Ken Goodgames, the 77-year-old Dallas nonprofit is looking to rebrand and refresh its efforts.

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Final Affordable Care Act open enrollment event in DFW

The Community Council of Greater Dallas in partnership with the Health Care Navigators Team will be hosting an Affordable Care Act open enrollment event in both Dallas and Fort Worth.

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Community Council Tackles Childhood Obesity
10th Annual Get Kidz Festival Set for April 29 at Fair Park

DALLAS (April 25, 2017) – Dallas-based nonprofit Community Council is sounding the alarm on a growing problem—literally. Childhood obesity is about to take center stage for Dallasites, as the 10th annual Get Kidz Fit Festival kicks off on Saturday, April 29 in the Centennial Building in Fair Park.

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Community Council Seeks Eligible Youth Programs for Funding
RFP Process Can Access Available Grant Money

DALLAS (June 7, 2017) – Dallas-based nonprofit Community Council is actively seeking to fund community youth development and juvenile delinquency prevention programs that meet a specific criteria.  The organization currently has outreach efforts underway for programs seeking funding in the 75216 and 75217 ZIP codes.

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NBC 5 As Congress Acts to Repeal Obamacare, Enrollments Expected to Surge Again

After seeing a surge in Obamacare enrollments in December, health care counselors are preparing for another surge before open enrollment ends later this month.

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Final Affordable Care Act (ACA) Open Enrollment Event in DFW

Since November, demand for health care enrollment assistance has skyrocketed over 70 percent for the nonprofit Community Council of Greater Dallas (CCGD).Consumers looking for coverage by Mar. 1 must meet a Jan. 31 deadline

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Community Council of Greater Dallas Hosts ACA Enrollment Event

DALLAS (Jan. 26, 2017) – The Community Council of Greater Dallas’ Health Care Navigator Team is hosting an all-day Affordable Care Act enrollment event this Friday, Jan. 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST in both Dallas and Ft. Worth.

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Sign Up for Health Care Coverage? ‘Absolutely,’ Experts Say

THE final deadline for enrolling in health insurance for 2017 under the Affordable Care Act is on Tuesday. But with so much turmoil and uncertainty surrounding the law’s future, should consumers bother to shop for coverage?

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Talk of Repeal Sends People Running to, and From, Affordable Care Act

Annamma Zachariah with Ebenezer George, holding their child, Aleena Ebenezer, as they waited in line at the Community Council of Greater Dallas offices to get help with health insurance enrollment before the deadline passes

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Community Council of Greater Dallas Talks ACA Enrollment Deadlines

Daniel Bouton, Health Insurance Marketplace Program Manager for Community Council of Greater Dallas, speaks to Telemundo 39 about the impending Jan. 31 deadline for enrollment in the Affordable Care Act.

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Community Health Service Fair

CCGD’s Healthcare Navigator Lisa Pham discusses how to obtain health insurance and how to get in contact with a healthcare navigator for assistance

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Coping, receiving help with Alzheimer's

Cheri Duckworth w/ Joy in Our Town interviews Community Council’s Jacqueline West!

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Espanol Univision 2013 Get Kidz Fit Announcement.

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Get Kidz Fit 2013 WFAA 8 Media Coverage

WFAA Covers Get Kidz Fit 2013!

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Jacqueline West on KNON 893 with DR. D.G. Edwards & Marion Barnett

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