Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Family & Parenting
  3. Parenting Issues

Help for Families: Health Insurance

See also

Here's a roundup of resources for families in need:

Health Insurance

The Door to HealthCare of Western Maryland has free local help available to help you find affordable, quality health insurance. New health care reform laws are bringing many changes to America’s health care system. The Door to HealthCare is here to help navigate these changes. Whether you are looking for new health coverage or trying to find out about new benefits under your existing plan, this website will provide information about the Affordable Care Act to help you have better access to quality, affordable health care. The Door to HealthCare is working with a dozen partner organizations in six western Maryland counties to offer hands-on assistance if you want to enroll in a new health plan:

  • Allegany
  • Carroll
  • Frederick
  • Garrett
  • Howard
  • Washington

The state’s new health insurance marketplace, Maryland Health Connection, is now open. Shop, compare and select a health plan that’s right for you at For personal assistance schedule an appointment online or contact the Door toll-free at 855-288-DOOR (855-288-3667) for free help to enroll in health coverage today.

To learn more and enroll go to or call 855-288-3667 to schedule a meeting with a local certified staff member.Trained and certified staff are ready to assist you! Call us toll-free for more information at 855-288-DOOR (855-288-3667).



  • Johnny Manziel
    Should Johnny Manziel apologize for his hard partying over the offseason?
    Today's Buzz
  • Crop circles
    Similar crop circles appeared in Germany and England within days of each other
    19 Photos
  • Advanced placement
    The AP program is gaining traction as a key component in college admissions
    5 Photos
  • Beach hats
    Beat the heat with the best summer beach hats for women
    Beach Hats
  • Expectations for ministry
    Pastor preaches to newly ordained ministers about expectations for ministry
    6 Photos
  • Medical symptoms
    See which symptoms should cause you to seek a doctor’s attention right away
    6 Photos