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The Council on Aging of Buncombe County, in conjunction with Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) announces Medicare Choices Made Easy, for August – September, 2017. The classes will explain how Medicare works, the enrollment process, how to avoid penalties and ways to save money.
The Information Sessions are free and open to the public. People new to Medicare, caregivers and others who help senior citizens with their Medicare insurance should consider attending this informative class. The information presented is unbiased and accurate. No products are sold, recommended or endorsed.
To register for the class go to the Council on Aging of Buncombe County website, or call them at 828-277-8288 for information about times and locations of the Information Session.
September Medicare Classes 2017
- September 18 from 10am-12pm
- Reuter Family YMCA, 3 Town Square Blvd. Asheville
- September 19 from 5:30-7:30pm
Blue Ridge Comm. Health Center 2579 Chimney Rock Rd. Hendersonville
- September 20 from 10am-12pm
Woodfin YMCA, 40 North Merrimon Ave. Ste 101 Woodfin
- September 20 from 5:30-7:30pm
Woodfin YMCA 40 North Merrimon Ave. Ste 101 Woodfin
- September 21 from 10am-12pm
Town Hall Meeting to meet the new insurance commissioner, Mike Cause and hear about SHIIP. Blue Ridge Community Health Center, 2579 Chimney Rock Rd., Hendersonville
- October 20 from 2-4pm
OLLI/Reuter Center UNCA, 1 University Heights, Asheville