Social Security & Medicare Resources

medicare

Social Security

www.ssa.gov/ 

Use the website to apply for retirement benefits, disability benefits, SSI, Medicare, extra help with Medicare Prescription Drug Costs and to create your personal my Social Security account.

Medicare

www.medicare.gov/

Use the website to learn about Medicare, find health and drug plans, find care providers (hospitals, nursing homes, etc) and to create or log into your account once you are on Medicare.

Medicare 101 is a free event for those turning 65 this year, presented every other month by the Council.

Medicare Open Enrollment Review: The Council recommends a review of your plan, and can assist over the phone. Medicare Open Enrollment is October 15 - December 7.