Were you born in 1988? Do you know someone who was born in 1988? This year, they turn 26! With certain Life Events, such as turning 26, one may be eligible to enroll for health insurance through the Marketplace through a Special Enrollment Period - a period of time when individuals and their families are allowed to enroll in a health plan outside of open enrollment because of a qualifying life event. Help us get the word out about this. Make sure your friends and family know they may be eligible to get 2014 health coverage.