Benefits Checkup

A Service of the National Council on Aging

As of Friday, December 5, 2008 we have helped
2,203,456 people find over $6.7 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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Find 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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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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Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage

Medicare prescription drug plans change every year and so do your needs. Now is the time to review the plan you're in and find out if it will continue to meet your needs for 2009. You can switch plans between November 15 and December 31, 2008. Learn more at:
My Medicare Matters.

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

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