Health Insurance Assistance

Health Insurance Assistance

Do you have questions about Medicare? Confused about which Medicare plan is right for you? The Health Insurance Information, Counseling, and Assistance Program (HIICAP) is a free Department for the Aging resource for questions about:

Download a list of HIICAP sites or call 311 for more information.

Download a Complete Guide to Health Care Coverage for Older New Yorkers:

Medicare Orientation Session

If you’re new to Medicare or soon will be, join us for a free, monthly orientation session. The class includes information on Medicare Part A and Part B, Medigap insurance, Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare Part D drug coverage, and Medicare Savings Programs.

The next class is Dec. 14 from 10 am to 12:30 pm. Space is limited, so register in advance by email.