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Public Health - Seattle & King County

Enrollment event calendar

Locations for reduced-fare ORCA LIFT cardLocations for reduced-fare ORCA LIFT card

At some (but not all) Health Coverage enrollment locations – on certain dates and at specific times – you can get help qualifying for ORCA LIFT and for low-cost or free health insurance. ORCA LIFT cards can be used for Metro buses for only $1.50 per trip, any time of the day, starting on March 1, 2015.

Find locations to go for expert personal help with insurance plans and other public programs. No appointment necessary.

For health insurance (Healthplanfinder and Apple Health):

What to bring with you:

  • You will need to know your birth date, social security number, and annual income before taxes and deductions.
  • Legal immigrants will need to supply a passport, alien, or other immigration numbers.

Depending on how much you earn, you may qualify for free or reduced cost health insurance.

  • Open Enrollment starts on Nov. 1, 2015 and runs through Jan. 31, 2016.
  • Enrollment is ongoing for those who qualify for Medicaid/Apple Health.
  • See enrollment assistance locations below.

Click on a region of King County to find locations most convenient to you:

(+) North King County
(+) East King County
(+) South King County
(+) Seattle

Events for Seattle are organized by geographical section of the city. Please select an area most convenient to you:

  • North Seattle
    North of the Lake Washington Ship Canal including areas that encompass:
    • Ballard
    • Fremont
    • Wallingford
    • Greenlake
    • Northgate
    • Lake City
    • Ravenna
    • Laurelhurst
    • University District

  • Central Seattle
    South of the Lake Washington Ship Canal to the south end of Downtown including areas that encompass:
    • Magnolia
    • Interbay
    • Queen Anne Hill
    • South Lake Union
    • Capitol Hill
    • Madison Park
    • Downtown
    • Central Area

  • South Seattle
    South of Downtown including areas that encompass:
    • West Seattle
    • Delridge
    • Beacon Hill
    • Mt. Baker
    • Seward Park
    • Rainier Valley
    • Industrial District
    • Georgetown
    • Skyway