If you should change your medical coverage to save money?
If there are any programs that help pay for prescriptions?
How to report Medicare fraud?
About the pros and cons of purchasing a long term insurance policy?
Where you can get a price guide for Medicare Supplement Plans in RI?
If you qualify for a program that will pay your Medicare Part B Premium
Where you could get coverage for hearing aids, eyeglasses and dental care?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, why not make arrangements to talk to a trained SHIP counselor in your area? Any information you share is confidential.
You can help seniors navigate the waves of health care options. Join the SHIP volunteer crew! As a Senior Health Insurance Program Volunteer, you will help people decide on health coverage. The Rhode Island Department of Elderly Affairs will train you.
For information call 401-789-0268. SHIP is funded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and is sponsored by Rhode Island Department of Elderly Affairs.