Health Insurance

City of Chicago

2016 marked the end of a three-year phase out of City of Chicago (“City”) retiree healthcare plan coverage.  With the exception of those who retired prior to August 23, 1989, retirees will no longer be covered by a City-provided health plan. Going forward retirees must procure healthcare options on their own. 

Click here for helpful information regarding healthcare options for annuitants who are not eligible for Medicare. Please note that the LABF is providing this information for your convenience and does not endorse any healthcare plan.

For helpful information regarding Medicare eligibility click here.


Board of Education

Chicago Public Schools (CPS) has released their Retiree Healthcare Rates for 2017.  If you are a CPS Retiree who participates in their healthcare plan, please review these new rates.


Important Information for Board of Education Annuitants and Members

The LABF has been informed by the Board of Education that it will not offer retiree healthcare to employees who retire after September 1, 2013.  Should you have any questions regarding this policy, please contact the BOE’s Human Capital Office at (773) 553-4748.

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