There are many resources, national, state, and local, that can provide information or assistance to consumers.

Resources include:


  •, (all state exchanges can be accessed through the federal site)
  • The Veterans Administration,
  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
  • State Insurance Department websites
  • State Attorney General’s Office
  • Your community’s Area on Aging local agency (to find see, or call 800 677-1116 for information on local service for older Americans)




  • Insurance company websites
  • Info-line for information on local resources, 211 or
  • Disease-specific support groups, Cancer Society, Leukemia Society, Heart Association, etc.
  • FairHealth: Consumer Cost Lookup,
  • Hospital websites


              Also, anyone looking for information should conduct an internet search on specific topics to determine if other resources might be identified.