Benefits Checkup

A Service of the National Council on Aging

As of Monday, October 13, 2008 we have helped
2,175,012 people find over $6.6 billion worth
of the annual benefits they deserve.
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What People Are Saying...

“Just knowing this program exists makes me feel much better! The programs you listed may be helpful to me. I will investigate them further and see what I can find out. It is nice to know you are out there!”

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Apply for Medicare Rx Extra Help...

If you are one of millions of people with Medicare who have limited income and resources, apply now for Extra Help through Medicare’s Prescription Drug Coverage. You can also find out if you qualify for other valuable benefits programs.

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Find More Benefits Programs...

Get all the benefits you deserve. Find and enroll in federal, state, local and private programs that help pay for prescription drugs, utility bills, meals, health care and other needs.

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Get Your Stimulus Payment! New

In order to get your Economic Stimulus Payment, you must file a tax return, even if you haven't been required to file in a while. Use our quick and simple Stimulus Payment tool to find out if you need to fill out a 1040A to get your Stimulus Payment! Brought to you by AARP Tax-Aide and NCOA's BenefitsCheckUp.

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Senior Housing Locator New

Find senior housing options, including assisted living, residential care, nursing & rehabilitation homes, CCRCs and independent living retirement communities.

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