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ACA: Fact Sheets

The Affordable Care Act – also known as health reform or “Obamacare” – was signed into law on March 23, 2010. The health reform law has affected millions of Americans, including the autism community. Health insurance is complicated; Autism Speaks wants to help you make sense of the changes under health reform.

We have developed a series of fact sheets to provide straightforward  information about some of the law’s most significant reforms and how they might affect you.

For questions about the new Health Insurance Marketplaces or how coverage will work in your state, visithealthcare.govor call the hotline (available 24/7) at 1-800-318-2596.  For additional options, such as live chat or a connection to a person in your state that can help you understand your options, see thisinformation

For questions about autism-related information, resources and opportunities, contact our Autism Response Team Call us at 888-288-4762 or en Español 888-772-9050, or email familyservices@autismspeaks.org.