Open Enrollment has ended.

But you could still be eligible for Medicaid.

The path to finding affordable health coverage can often feel like a maze. That’s why we’re here. The NC Navigator Consortium works with you to choose the right coverage through the Healthcare Marketplace® at or by applying for Medicaid. Our partnership provides clarity, guidance and peace of mind for those seeking FREE, unbiased help. Get on the path to finding quality, affordable health insurance with no pressure.

What is the NC Navigator Consortium?

The NC Navigator Consortium is a statewide network of federally qualified health insurance navigators. Our goal is to educate North Carolinians about health insurance and find the best options to get more folks covered.

If you’re seeking affordable health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace® at, our navigators will take the time to help you find the policy that works best for you and your family. We help you avoid mistakes, and you can reach out to us throughout the year with questions.



Cherokee Co. Medicaid Expansion Enrollment Event

  • 9 Blumenthal Street, Murphy, NC 28906 View on Map
    01:00 - 04:00

    Haywood Co. Medicaid Expansion Enrollment Event

  • 922 Champion Dr, Canton, NC 28716 View on Map
    09:00 - 12:00

    Buncombe & Henderson Co. Medicaid Expansion Enrollment Event

  • 8 Arts River Place, Asheville, NC View on Map
    10:00 - 09:00

    Lenoir Co. Medicaid Expansion Enrollment Event

  • 324 N. Queen Street, Kinston, NC 28501 View on Map
    10:00 - 03:00

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    “It was just a huge feeling of relief to be able to get what I needed. Without health insurance you start putting appointments off. Now, I am free to be proactive about my health which has had a positive effect on my mental health as well.”.

    – Jesse Wemberly

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