The Ohio State University Department of African American and African Studies in collaboration with the College of Social Work is sponsoring an ACA sign up “Healthcare Fair” event at the OSU AAAS Community Extension Center, located at 905 Mt Vernon Ave, Columbus, OH 43203, on December 6, 2017 from 4 to 8pm. The event will host local community health organizations and insurance brokers as they provide counseling and sign up for the ACA.
In addition, there will be arts engagement activities for children and adults. Children will be engaged with story-telling and other programming in the CEC library space and adults will be invited to attend an artist reading and talk with artist in residence Alyss Dixson and local Columbus writers Scott Woods and Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib. Columbus DJ, Krate Digga will provide music from 6-8pm. Local food truck vendors will be on-site from 5-7pm in the parking lot and provide free and for sale merchandise. Book Loft will be vending health care related books as well as the work of Scott Woods and Hanif Abdurraqib.