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SHIBA HelpLine Volunteer

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Through the Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) program you can volunteer to help people with Medicare understand their benefits and other health insurance. You can help people by phone, in person, and through group presentations. As a volunteer, you will offer information about Medicare, supplemental insurance, prescription drug coverage, and public benefits such as Medicaid and Medicare Savings Programs. You will get training, and you can set your own volunteer hours.

How do I volunteer?

To find out how to volunteer for this program, contact SHIBA.

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Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

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Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

Green Path

Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

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