FREE Workshop on Health Care and Insurance for the Arts Community

Not believing in Universal Health Care is absolutely ridiculous.  People dont mind paying taxes for fixing roads, but they are up in arms against paying taxes for fixing people.

Not believing in Universal Health Care is absolutely ridiculous. People don't mind paying taxes for fixing roads, but they are up in arms against paying taxes for fixing people.

This is fairly appropriate for today considering that I had to cut my road trip short due to sickness.  Seriously, yesterday was one of the sickest days of my adult life.  It was a beautiful day in Los Angeles, and while my friends were at a rooftop pool, I was shivering with the chills on a couch in a hotel room.  But hey, at least I’m feeling a bit better now!

Truthfully, I was barely able to eat more than a cup of chicken soup yesterday and subsequently I don’t really have enough energy right now to think of witty and snarky shit to say.  So I’m gonna cut and paste from the email that was sent to me.  Regardless, I highly recommend that all you uninsured and underinsured people check this workshop out.

ODC Dance Commons hosts free workshop on health care and health insurance options for the arts community

Provided by the Artists Health Insurance Resource Center

WHAT:

ODC Dance Commons hosts a free workshop, provided by The Artists Health Insurance Resource Center, on health care and health insurance options for unemployed, uninsured or underinsured members of the arts community.

Information is comprehensive and unbiased – there are no commercial or political sponsors.  Topics include:

*   Finding affordable health insurance

*   Getting health care when you’re uninsured

*    Lowering the cost of medications

*    Applying for government-subsidized program

*    Understanding current health care reform efforts

A Q&A session follows the workshop, and individual consultations are available.

WHEN

Thursday, September 10, 2009, 2-4:30pm

WHERE

ODC Dance Commons

351 Shotwell St., Fisher Studio

San Francisco, CA 94110


TO SIGN UP:

Register at 800.221.7303 ext. 269 or ahirc@actorsfund.org (send name, workshop date and time, phone number and email address).

All workshops are FREE.  Refreshments will be served.

The Artists Health Insurance Resource Center (www.ahirc.org) promotes full access to quality, affordable health care, and is a program of the Actors Fund. This workshop series is sponsored by the California HealthCare Foundation with assistance from LINC.

About ODC

ODC is a groundbreaking contemporary arts institution with longstanding roots in the San  Francisco community. Considered the most active center for dance on the West Coast, the organization is unique for its fully integrated arts vision and its complex and far-reaching impact. Unlike virtually any other arts organization in the nation, ODC sustains a world-class dance company, a professional, pre-professional, and recreational dance training program, a five studio rehearsal and office complex, a Healthy Dancers Clinic, and an internationally regarded presenting venue.


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