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SHINE ADDITIONAL COUNSELING
SESSIONS AVAILABLE NOW

 


During the Medicare Open Enrollment Period, October 15 – December 7
SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) is offering additional counseling sessions to assist enrollees during this once-a-year opportunity to make changes to their advantage or prescription drug programs.   Volunteers will also be available to assist clients with Medicare-related questions including Medicaid, Medicare, and Medigap plans, financial assistance, and scams.  The service is free and unbiased, and reservations are not taken.

Counselors will be at the following locations to assist area residents for one-on-one counseling on the following days:

  • Tuesdays, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.: Lake Miona Regional Recreation Center, Oct 12, 26/Nov 2, 9, 30/Dec 7,14 and Colony Cottage Regional Recreation Center, Oct 19 and Nov 16.
  • Wednesdays, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.: Eisenhower Regional Recreation Center Oct 6, 20, 27/Nov 3, 10, 17/Dec 1,15.
  • Wednesdays, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.: Lady Lake Library Oct 13, 20, 27/Nov 3, 10, 17/Dec 1
  • Fridays, 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.: Chula Vista Recreation Center Oct 1,15, 22, 29/Nov 5/Dec 3,17.

“Understanding Medicare”: This group presentation, geared toward those turning 65, will be held on Wednesdays, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.:  Manatee Recreation Center on Oct 13 and at the Aviary Recreation Center on Nov 10/Dec 8.

For more information call 800-963-5337.