FREE MEDICARE COUNSELING AVAILABLE
Do you need help understanding your Medicare benefits? Are you concerned about the possibility that you may need to move from your home? Do you need help completing a form or application? Are you having problems paying for your medication?
The Senior LinkAge Line can help! The Senior LinkAge Line is the Minnesota Board on Aging’s free statewide information and assistance service for the state of Minnesota. If you have questions about Medicare, need help finding services to stay in your home or you can’t afford your medication, you can call the Senior LinkAge Line at 1-800-333-2433 and talked to a trained specialist.
The Senior LinkAge Line also offers in-person assistance with trained volunteers the 2nd Thursday of the month from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Center for Active Living in Worthington, MN. No appointment is needed and if you prefer, you can call to schedule an appointment with a volunteer for a different day and time. Senior LinkAge Line volunteers receive extensive training and provide objective, comprehensive and confidential assistance.
The Senior LinkAge Line is the federally-designated State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) and Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) for Minnesota and is the place to call for Medicare and health insurance issues. Call 1-800-333-2433 for assistance Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm or visit www.MinnesotaHelp.info® to chat with a specialist during business hours.
WHO: Senior LinkAge Line and Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging (MNRAAA)
WHAT: Senior LinkAge Line Help Available in Worthington
WHEN: 2nd Tuesday of each month from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Center for Active Living, 211 11th Street, Worthington, MN 56187