NYS Health Exchange Names 50 Groups to Provide Navigator Assistance

Map of In-Person Assistor/Navigator Conditional Grants

NYS Health Benefit Exchange  July 10, 2013


In-Person Assistors (IPAs)/Navigators will provide in-person enrollment assistance to individuals, families, small businesses and their employees who apply for health insurance through the Exchange.


Grants total nearly $27 million and are contingent on completion of the prequalification process by the selected entities per the New York State (NYS) Grants Gateway system and approval by the Office of the NYS Comptroller.


Conditional grants have been awarded to 50 organizations, including one Urban Indian organization; these 50 organizations will be supported by 96 subcontractors. Grantees represent a diverse group of organizations that will provide high-quality enrollment assistance in all 62 counties of the state and include more than 430 individual IPAs/Navigators who will provide services in a total of 48 languages.


Click on a county or borough name on the map at http://www.healthbenefitexchange.ny.gov/IPANavigatorMap to view the In-Person Assistor/Navigator conditional grants for that area.