Searching for the best and most affordable health insurance can be confusing and time-consuming. Delta and Montrose residents have the chance to make it easier with one of two free Health Insurance Fairs.

The Delta Health Insurance Fair will be on Friday (October 21) from 9 a.m. until Noon at Westminster Hall, 145 East 4th Street.

The Montrose Health Insurance Fair is on Saturday, October 29, at the Old City Council Chambers, 422 South 1st Street from 9 a.m. until Noon.

The fairs allow attendees a way to shop for several different insurance options including plans from Connect for Health Colorado, Medicare, and Medicaid.

Bilingual representatives will be available to answer questions about insurance plans and provide information about health insurance options for 2017.

There will also be useful tips to guide people through signing up for health insurance during the open enrollment period from November 1 through December 15.