Rita A, Webb, ACSW, DCSW
The Affordable Care Act (ACA), otherwise known as the new health reform law, expands care and services to a number of low- and moderate-income, non-elderly individuals and families, who otherwise may have had limited or no access to health insurance coverage. With the current economic instability, financial insecurity, and increased poverty rates, many adultsâ€”both men and womenâ€”struggle to provide basic needs of food, shelter, and health care for themselves and their families.
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